• 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 Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.