McCormick House, 50 Darnely Street Glasgow
This course provides the required knowledge and skills to design and build a complete Android application. It delivers an extensive training on the main Android SDK components and its interactions. The course includes topics compatible with all Android versions up to Android 12. Moreover, this course uses Kotlin programming language instead of Java. Kotlin is a safe and concise programming language that promotes faster development of high-quality Android apps. The first few lessons of this course focus on Kotlin fundamentals for candidates who do not have enough programming background. The other lessons focus on how to create Android applications from the beginner to the advanced level.
No prerequisites to join the course. A basic understanding of programming will be beneficial.
1. Introduction to Kotlin
2. Control Flow Statements
3. Functions & Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
4. Android Framework and Android Studio
5. Creating User Interface
6. Android Layouts, Styles, Theme and Menus
7. Snackbar, Activities, Android Intent, Alert Dialog and Android Notifications
8. Android Widgets
9. Android Navigation Components
10. Firebase Authentication and Database
11. Location-Aware Apps: Using GPS and Google Maps
12. App Testing and Publishing
The features of the course include: practical exercises and labs, easy to understand lessons. This course is adequate to provide trainees with the required knowledge and practical skills to be an Android application developer.
Vendors Exam: By completing this course students will be prepared to sit for the Android Application Development exam, version 12 (exam code: AND-X01).
SQA’s PDA Exam: On the completion of this course you can sit in the PDA Software Development SCQF Level 7 exam and by passing it you get your Personal Development Award (PDA) certificate from SQA.
Please visit our website for further information on the course:
Job Roles and Opportunities:
Upon completion of related certification exams you will be able to fit-in the job roles such as;
• Mobile Application Developer
• Android Application Developer
• Android Developer
• Android Software Developer
Modes of Learning Available:
You have the option of undertaking this course via the following modes of learning:
1.) Classroom based student. You will attend the class each week on the day and time mentioned above.
2.) Blended or Virtual Learning Student. You will attend the class virtually each week on the day and time mentioned above.
3.) Virtual Learning. You can attend this course from anywhere at your own comfort such home
How to apply for the Course Funding from SAAS PTFG:
SAAS Part Time full funding is available for this course and the course training will be totally free for eligible candidates only. SAAS Part Time full funding is available for this course and the training will be totally free for eligible candidates only. This is a grant not a loan and the funding covers the full cost of our designated courses including the SQA relevant exams.
Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)
Please visit the https://www.saas.gov.uk/part-time/undergraduate-funding to apply for the course funding;
In addition to the funding application student must fill ITPT course admission application form so we can reserve the place while their SAAS funding application is in process. Any student who do not inform us then their place in the course will not be guaranteed as we have minimum places to offer to SAAS funded students/learners.
Students intending to use SAAS Part Time Fee Grant to fund their studies should apply well prior to the course starting dates. In some cases we allow students to enrol while their funding is in process, if the course date is near or gone past but they have to provide the proof that their funding has been applied to SAAS PTFG and is in under process.
Students can also self-finance this course if do not qualify for the funding. The cost can be divided into manageable instalments but this needs to be paid within the course duration. To book the place, first instalment must be paid three weeks before the course starting date.
Group Learner Discounts:
There is further discounts if there a group of students or delegates from the company wants to attend the course.
What ITPT do to help students for SAAS funding application forms?
We advise & provide information regarding their SAAS funding application, how and what information to fill through SAAS PTFG online portal so don’t worry just make an appointment and pop along, our dedicated course consultants will be happy to assist you accordingly.
We can also send the admission form and information on how to complete it and the SAAS Application via email.
For more information please do contact us;
Glasgow Phone: 0141 429 2922
Edinburgh Phone: 0131 552 5558 – 0131 552 5800
Contact us via website: https://www.itpt.co.uk/contact-us/
To Book an Appointment with Course Advisors:
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