Mobile App Development Mini-Degree

The mobile app market is growing fast. With over 2.5 billion active users on Android alone, it’s an area filled with exciting opportunities for developers with the right skills.

Start building your own Android and iOS apps with the Mobile App Development Mini-Degree. You’ll master the official integrated development environments for Android and iOS – Android Studio and Xcode respectively – along with the most popular mobile development languages and frameworks – JavaKotlin, Swift, Dart, FlutterFirebase, and SQL databases. 

You’ll learn by building real projects, including a weather forecast app, a pet database, a contacts app, and more, and gain skills that will set you up for success as a mobile app developer.

 

You will master:

  • Android and iOS app development basics
  • Database integration with SQL
  • Retrieving data from external APIs
  • User authentication with real-time, cloud databases

 

Build Mobile Apps

Create a portfolio of mobile app projects, including:

 

Curriculum

LEVEL 1: MOBILE DEVELOPMENT BASICS
  • Java language basics
  • Kotlin language basics
  • Create your first Android apps
  • Intro to native iOS development

LEVEL 2: ANDROID SQL DATABASES 
  • Learn database structures
  • Database CRUD functions
  • Work with lists & adapters
  • Display database of contacts

LEVEL 3: RESTFUL APIS 
  • Connect to external data sources
  • Parse JSON & XML data
  • Scrape HTML data
  • Build a weather forecast app

LEVEL 4: GOOGLE FIREBASE 
  • Firebase backend integration
  • Cloud storage & Firestore
  • User authentication
  • Create a pet database app

LEVEL 5: GOOGLE FLUTTER 
  • Learn the Flutter framework
  • Incorporate UI animations
  • Work with widgets
  • Native functionality with plugins

 

Why Make Mobile Applications?

Whether for recreation or business, mobile usage has become an integral part of life, and smartphone users increasingly turn to apps to complete their day-to-day tasks. As the number of smartphone users continues to rise, so do the sales and downloads of apps – ensuring that there are endless opportunities for mobile developers.

WHO CAN TAKE THESE COURSES?

We start with the absolute basics and go through everything step-by-step – so even if you have zero experience in programming, you’ll be able to easily follow along.

More experienced? Whether you’re wanting to brush up, expand your skills, or learn a new technology, our courses are structured in a way that makes it easy to skip ahead to the lessons that are relevant and interesting to you.

REINFORCE YOUR LEARNING

Zenva’s courses feature quick challenges that will speed up your learning.

Access live coding lessons where you can practice coding right in your browser, and instantly see the results of any changes you make to the code:

Reinforce key concepts with in-course quizzes, which appear throughout courses:

COURSES BY THE WORLD’S BEST

Our course instructors aren’t just fun to learn from – they’re also serious gamers, qualified coders, and have been formally certified by Unity Technologies and CompTIA for their excellent programming and teaching skills. That way, you can be confident that you’re developing strong, modern skills that will set you up for success as a game developer.

YOUR COURSES, YOUR WAY

Learn with project-based courses that are designed to be flexible – access them 24/7, fit them around your schedule, and choose the learning materials that suit you best.

With an online platform optimized for all modern devices, you can even learn on the go!

✅ Watch video lessons

✅ Download course printouts

✅ Explore interactive lessons

✅ Practice with source code

✅ Build real projects

✅ Earn completion certificates

ACHIEVE REAL RESULTS

Our community of 1,000,000+ learners and developers have used the skills learned with us to publish their own games and websites, land their dream jobs, and even start their own businesses – and you have the potential to do the same!

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