Android Basics in Kotlin is a course about building basic Android apps. This course is for people with no prior programming experience.
You will learn Kotlin, the recommended programming language for developing Android apps. You will use the Android Studio tool to build these apps, and you will learn the fundamental concepts of Android development along the way.
By the end of this course, you will have created a collection of well-designed, interesting, and fun Android apps. We hope that this will spark your imagination to continue learning Android and building cool apps on your own!
If you meet the following prerequisites, then this course is a good place for you to start to learn Android app development.
- You have computer knowledge that includes file structure, and configuring and using applications of moderate complexity, such as a spreadsheet, word processor, or photo editor.
- You can verify system requirements (such as OS version, disk and memory space requirements, and screen resolution).
- You are comfortable downloading, installing, and updating software.
What does the course cover?
This course is divided into units. Each unit covers a major area of Android app development.
Unit 1: Build your first Android app in Kotlin
In this first Unit, you will learn the fundamentals of Kotlin programming and creating simple apps with Android Studio. You will build a birthday message program and app, and a program and app to roll dice for you.
Unit 2: Layouts