• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Android apps are designed using a specialized XML. Discover how to run Android apps using a connected Android device or the device emulator, the structure elements of apps, and the basics of app formatting.

Learning Objectives

Developing Android Applications: App Structure and Formatting

  • describe how to create virtual devices in Android Studio
  • describe how to configure and connect a physical Android device to Android Studio
  • demonstrate how to import an Eclipse project using Android Studio
  • demonstrate how to import code samples into Android Studio
  • describe the concept and uses of Android material design
  • identify the features of the Android User Interface class
  • specify the features and practices for text formatting and layout in Android Studio
  • explain how Android styles can be configured in Android development
  • define how to use colors and themes in Android development
  • describe how to work with images in Android development
  • configure a virtual device using Android Studio

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Software Development