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IT-P 120 - Modern Android Development for Software Professionals

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IT-P 120 24 June 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-P 120 29 July 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-P 120 02 September 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-P 120 07 October 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-P 120 11 November 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-P 120 16 December 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Android application development is a highly volatile field due to its always-changing best practices, architectural guidelines, libraries and frameworks. Staying up to date with the latest best practices is of great importance since it allows teams to create maintainable codebases and bug-free apps. Whether it’s for software developers of other expertise areas to switch to Android development or for Android developers who don’t want to miss out, this training programme will teach how to create modern Android apps with modern tools and practices.

Course Objectives

  • Introduce Android development to people with no Android development experience
  • Ensure a solid understanding of Android SDK fundamentals 
  • Teach most commonly used components and libraries in modern apps
  • Build an understanding of the architecture recommended by Google
  • Showcase a well architectured and well tested Android project codebase

Who Should Attend?

  • Software engineers 
  • Android developers
  • Developers who want a glance of the latest status of the field

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Introduction to Android development and the current status of it
  • A conceptual look to Views in Android
  • Structure of an Android project and Android Studio orientation.
  • Activities and Activity lifecycle
  • Finding Views and manipulating them

Day 2

  • Working with multiple Activities
  • Transferring data back and forth in between Activities
  • Using new ActivityResult API
  • Persisting simple data
  • Room: Persisting more complex data

Day 3

  • RecyclerView: Displaying lists efficiently
  • RecyclerView: Notifying changes
  • Using a ListAdapter to delegate diffing logic
  • Resources and resource qualifiers

Day 4

  • Fragments and why to use them
  • Navigation component and single Activity apps
  • Networking with Retrofit
  • Consuming a simple API with JWT authentication

Day 5

  • Surviving configuration changes with ViewModels
  • DataBinding Library and Binding Adapters
  • Using coroutines to have better asynchrony
  • Applying coroutines to Retrofit
  • Applying coroutines to Room