mbl400 | undergraduate

Mobile Fundamentals

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This course is an introduction to mobile application development. Participants will learn about industry standards, how to select an application platform and architecture, and current trends in mobile application development. Additionally, the course covers HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript® languages for mobile devices. On completion, participants will be able to plan, design, and create simple mobile applications.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Developing for Mobile Devices

    • Evaluate the costs and difficulties of mobile application development.
    • Evaluate mobile application development tools.
    • Analyze the reasons to build a mobile application.

    Mobile Interface Design

    • Identify design patterns for "thinking mobile".
    • Identify user perceptions of mobile design elements.
    • Evaluate a mobile user interface design.

    Mobile Web Applications

    • Identify adaptive mobile web applications.
    • Evaluate mobile web development options.
    • Create a mobile device-friendly web page.

    Apple®, Android⠢ and Windows® Phone Development

    • Compare the Android™, iOS®, and Windows® Phone architectures.
    • Evaluate Android™, iOS®, and Windows® Phone development environments.
    • Create a mobile app.

    Mobile Application Security and Testing

    • Evaluate the critical security issues facing mobile devices.
    • Create a mobile test plan.
    • Identify opportunities to maintain current knowledge of mobile application methodologies and trends.
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