Android App Development – Easy & Quick Programming

Android App Development – Easy & Quick Programming

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Android App Development – Easy & Quick Programming

Become an Android Developer on mobile with this Android App Development – Easy & Quick Programming training course!

Course Highlights:

  • Learn Quick, Easy Programming
  • Create, test and run Android apps
  • Learn the ins and outs of Android Studio
  • Gain a solid skill set applicable to all app development projects
  • Get practical, hands on experience in building mobile apps
  • Pick up the latest changes in the newest version of Android
  • Learn Android App Development from a Beginner’s Perspective

The course starts off by introducing you to all essential software you’ll need (namely, Android Studio), and will take you through the installation process. Once that’s done you’ll go through all of the essential Android components, learning how they work to build up a foundation of knowledge. From there, you’ll get started with hands-on experience by creating your own practical Android app.

You’ll demonstrate the concepts you’ve just learned and put your new found skills to the test by building an app from start to finish, complete with database creation, fragment management, custom array adapters, Android preferences and more. By the time you’re finished, you’ll be a verified Android app expert.

By purchasing this course, you'll learn the following:

CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE

  • Course Introduction
  • Brief Android Overview
  • Final Project Demo

CHAPTER 2: SETTING UP YOUR ENVIRONMENT

  • Section Introduction
  • Installing The Java Development Kit
  • Downloading And Installing Android Studio
  • Adding Sdk Tools, Packages And Platforms
  • Section Conclusion

CHAPTER 3: STRUCTURE OF AN ANDROID APPLICATION

  • Section Introduction
  • Configuring New Projects P1: Application Name, Package Name, Project Location
  • Configuring New Projects P2: Targeted Device; Android SDK’s
  • Configuring New Projects P3: Starter Activities
  • Configuring New Projects P4: Activity Customization
  • Activities
  • Manifest File
  • Build.gradle File
  • Res directory: drawable folder
  • Res directory: layout folder
  • Res directory: menu folder
  • Res directory: values folder
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 4: RUNNING & TESTING ANDROID APPLICATIONS

  • Section Introduction
  • Setting Up (Physical) Android Phone
  • Setting Up Emulator
  • Running App Via Device or Emulator
  • Android Tool Window
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 5: BREAKING DOWN ANDROID LAYOUTS

  • Section Introduction
  • Views & View Groups
  • Introduction To Layouts Editor / Visual Designer
  • Breaking Down Android Layouts
  • Introduction To Widgets
  • Defining Layout Text With The String Resource File
  • Brief Overview Of Android Dimensions
  • Creating Additional Layouts With Android Studio
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 6: BREAKING DOWN ANDROID ACTIVITIES

  • Section Introduction
  • The Activity Lifecycle
  • Settings Layouts And Accessing UI elements From Activity
  • Creating Additional Activities With Android Studio
  • Creating Additional Activities Without Android Studio
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 7: BREAKING DOWN ANDROID INTENTS

  • Section Introduction
  • Intent Overview
  • Starting New Activities With Intents
  • Sending Data To Other Activities
  • Receiving From Another Activity
  • Creating Implicit Intents
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 8: SETTING UP NOTEBOOK APPLICATION

  • Section Introduction
  • Creating Notebook Application
  • Breaking Down Newly Created Project Part 1
  • Breaking Down Newly Created Project Part 2
  • Implementing The Main Activity Listfragment
  • Breaking Down Fragments
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 9: IMPLEMENTING MAIN NOTE LIST

  • Section Introduction
  • Application Roadmap Part 1
  • Demonstrating Simple ArrayAdapter
  • Implementing Custom ArrayAdapter Part 1 : Creating Row Layout
  • Implementing Custom ArrayAdapter Part 2 : Creating Note Data Structure
  • Implementing Custom ArrayAdapter Part 3 : Creating NoteAdapter
  • Implementing Custom ArrayAdapter Part 4 : Finalizing And Filling Note List
  • Implementing Custom ArrayAdapter Part 5 : Optimizing NoteAdapter
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 10: IMPLEMENTING NOTEVIEWFRAGMENT & NOTEDETAILACTIVITY

  • Section Introduction
  • Application Roadmap Part 2
  • Creating NoteDetailActivity
  • Starting NoteDetailActivity Via Intent
  • Adding NoteViewFragment Part 1 : Creating The Fragment
  • Adding NoteViewFragment Part 2 : Creating The Layout
  • Adding NoteViewFragment Part 3: Populating Layout With Received Note Data
  • Dynamically Loading NoteViewFragment
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 11: IMPLEMENTING NOTEEDITFRAGMENT

  • Section Introduction
  • Application Roadmap Part 3
  • Creating ListFragment Context Menu Part 1 : Adding Menu layout
  • Creating ListFragment Context Menu Part 2 : Implementing Menu Layout
  • Adding NoteEditFragment Part 1 : Creating The Fragment
  • Adding NoteEditFragment Part 2 : Creating The Layout
  • Adding NoteEditFragment Part 3 : Populating Layout With Received Note Data
  • Dynamically Adding And Starting Noteeditfragment Part 1
  • Dynamically Adding And Starting Noteeditfragment Part 2
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 12: IMPROVING NOTEEDITFRAGMENT

  • Section Introduction
  • Creating AlertDialog Box
  • Implementing Category Button OnClickListener
  • Creating AlertDialog Confirmation Box
  • Implementing Save Button OnClickListener
  • Retaining Information On Orientation Change With OnSaveInstanceState
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 13: CREATING NEW NOTES

  • Section Introduction
  • Application Roadmap Part 4
  • Adding New Note Item To Action Bar Part 1 : Updating Action Bar Layout
  • Adding New Note Item To Action Bar Part 2 : Receiving Action Bar Selection
  • Modifying NoteEditFragment For Note Creation
  • Fixing New Note Bug Part 1: Sending Data To Fragments
  • Fixing New Note Bug Part 2: Retrieving Data In Fragments
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 14: ADDING THE DATABASE

  • Section Introduction
  • Creating And Defining Our Database
  • Getting Help From SQLiteOpenHelper
  • Reading Notes From Our Database Part 1: Implementing Database Methods
  • Reading Notes From Our Database Part 2: Using Database Methods
  • Creating New Notes In Our Database Part 1: Implementing Database Methods
  • Creating New Notes In Our Database Part 2: Using Database Methods
  • Updating Preexisting Notes
  • Deleting Notes
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 15: ADDING APPLICATION PREFERENCES / SETTINGS

  • Section Introduction
  • Application Roadmap Part 5
  • Creating Preference Fragment Layout
  • Creating Preference Fragment & Activity
  • Starting & Tweaking Preference Activity / Fragment
  • Retrieving Application Preferences
  • Section Recap

CHAPTER 16: COURSE CONCLUSION

  • Course Recap And Next Steps
  • Additional Resources
  • Closing Message