Mobile Application Design and Development Certification

Start Your New Career with our Mobile Application Developer Training Course

Featured Partners

Our Mobile Application Developer training course offers the same high quality instruction and courseware found in traditional brick-and-mortar institutions, at a fraction of the cost. Learn at your own pace, from the comfort of your own home as you prepare for a rewarding career as a mobile application developer.


Have you ever dreamed of developing the next big app for the iOS and Android mobile operating systems? If so, our mobile application developer training course is for you. In addition to learning how to create mobile apps for iOS and Android, you'll also receive a certification that will open new doors of opportunity in one of the fastest growing fields in IT.

Whether you're looking to begin a new career as an app developer, or just looking to broaden your knowledge for your own enjoyment, our mobile application course is the place to begin. No previous programming or design experience is required. Over the course of your training, you'll learn the skills you need with our hands-on, real-world project based learning approach.

Upon completion of the mobile app developer training course, you'll have fully functional apps that demonstrate your understanding of mobile application development for both Android and iOS operating systems. Moreover, you'll have an impressive portfolio, and a certification that tells the world that you have the skills and knowledge needed to succeed as a mobile app developer for the two most widely used mobile operating systems on the market today.

You'll also learn how to identify customer needs, how to create a successful project plan, and develop your interpersonal communication skills to help you understand and articulate complex concepts and ideas. Finally, you'll learn how to create revenue streams from apps you develop.

Our mobile application training includes video interviews of entrepreneurs, hardware technicians, and mobile application creators, and explores the career opportunities available to professional developers.

Upon successfully completing this program, students have the necessary knowledge and experience to create mobile apps for both the Android and iOS operating systems. You'll be able to:
• Complete the certification exam for the Apprentice Mobile Application Designer and Developer Certification provided by WebProfessionals.org
• Understand the basics of programming and programming of mobile apps
• Understand the Design Process and Mobile Application Life Cycles
• Understand the basics of User Interface and User Experience design
• Understand how to monetize an app to generate revenue
• Recognize what it takes to be a professional in the industry
• Understand the fundamentals of how mobile hardware works
• Created a variety of apps
• Demonstrate how to deploy apps to different devices including iOS, Droid, Windows, Blackberry and Mac
• Analyze, test and write critical reviews of mobile applications
• Present your functional app to a customer or investor

If you've ever considered a career as a mobile application developer, the Mobile Application Design and Development Certification Course is the ideal place to start. Tuition assistance is available, and our open enrollment policy makes it possible for you to get started learning today. Please chat with an advisor to learn more.

Certification

Upon completion of your training, you will be enrolled in the final certification exam which will prepare you to sit for the Apprentice Mobile Application Design and Development Certification Exam. To receive this certification you must complete the practical (project and tutorial) work and pass the certification final exam. You earn a WOW Apprentice Certification offered through www.webprofessionals.org


I. History of Mobile Apps and Mobile Hardware
II. Careers in Mobile Application Development
III. Legal Basics of IP, Ethics and Mobile Business
IV. Introduction to Mobile Operating Systems and Hardware
V. Mobile App Life Cycle
VI. Project Management
VII. Designing for a Customer and Market
VIII. User Interface and User Experience Design Basics
IX. Testing and Quality Control
X. Monetization and Revenue Generation with Apps
XI. Selling and Distributing Your App
XII. Programming Tutorial Segments
a. What is programming?
b. Why computers are not human beings
c. Learning to think like a computer
XIII. Installing the Development Environment
XIV. Understanding your Development Environment and using it effectively
XV. Core Language Commands
XVI. Reporting data to the user
XVII. Variables, Math and Loops
XVIII. Inputs from Desktops, Mobiles, and Tablets
XIX. IF’s and Boolean Logic
XX. Outputs to Mobiles and Tablets
XXI. Arrays
XXII. Functions and Subroutines
XXIII. Compiling and Testing
XXIV. Coding for advertising - Free applications make money too
XXV. Giving the customer what they pay for
XXVI. Prepping Your App for Mobile Stores
XXVII. Dealing with customer feedback
XXVIII. Applying bug fixes and new features

Languages
English
Length
120.00 hours
Course Access Time


Students are given 4 months to complete the program. Extensions are available if needed, fees may apply.

Instructor


Daniel Foreman has been programming since he was seven, and has enjoyed working for large and small software companies throughout his career. Another constant in his career is his enjoyment of helping others to learn. Since 2005 Daniel has been focused on supporting and training new and application developers. His first tutorial DVDs focused on desktop applications and games. As smartphones grew in popularity he then changed focus to work with a new rapid mobile development kit (AGK) and in 2012 released a book on Programming for Android and Windows. Over his career he has produced hundreds of tutorial videos and has spent countless hours supporting and training people new to programming. His passion and enjoyment is evident in the time he invests in helping others to learn app programming.

Steve Waddell has been creating career oriented computer courseware since the mid 90’s. He is passionate for creating tools to inspire others to learn and is an award winning entrepreneur and developer of interactive online learning. Steve is the founder of the Future Application and Game Designer Challenge and has run the competition for 8 years.

Prerequisites/Audience


No prior design, programming or graphics programming experience are necessary. It is helpful to have a basic familiarity with computers. A high school level of mathematics, reading and writing is assumed.

Requirements/Materials Included


You can complete all of the project work using the 30 Day free trail version of the development kit. If you take longer than 30 days, then you will need to upgrade to the full development kit.

System requirements 1 GB Ram, 1 GB HD Space, OpenGL compatible Video Card, Windows XP SP3/ Vista SP2 / Win7 / Win 8

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find the price of a course?
First, select the course you are interested in. Next, select the “Register for this course” button on the right-hand side of the screen. On the next page, you will see the price of the course at the top of the page.
Does World Education.NET offer Career Coaching and Assistance?
World Education.NET’s Career Services Department is dedicated to providing hands-on guidance throughout the entire student experience, from pre-registration to job search. Find out more about our career coaching and services.
What types of payment do you accept?
We accept credit or debit cards, as well as wire transfers from your bank via PayPal. If you do not have a PayPal account you can open one free by registering at www.PayPal.com. We also provide payment plans and low interest loan options. Please contact an Admissions Advisor at or call our Toll-Free number (855) 201-6910 for more information.
What types of financial assistance do you accept?
TFC Tuition Financing Loans
In partnership with TFC, we are pleased to offer a low down-payment, low interest loan, with the option of a co-signer. Loans from TFC require 10% down with a 9.99% interest rate for a period of nine months. Automatic payment is required. To obtain financing, browse our catalog and click the "Apply for Financial Assistance" button during checkout to begin the process of financing your online education.

World Education.NET Payment Plan
World Education.NET offers our students a 4 part Payment Plan for our Certificate Programs. The Payment Plan requires 25% down plus a one-time $15 administrative fee. The Payment Plan spreads the cost of your course over the first 4 months of your enrollment. A credit check is not required. You just simply fill out the form and make your down payment. Once your down payment is made, you will be granted course access. Your next payment will be due 30 days later. Automatic payments via credit card or bank transfer are required. To begin the process of obtaining financing for your online education, please download and follow the instructions in our payment plan form:
Download Payment Plan Application
For more information on financial assitance options, please contact or call our Toll-Free number (855) 201-6910.
What is your refund policy?
A full refund minus the cost of any completed coursework will be made to any student who cancels their program within 72 hours (until midnight of the third day excluding Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays) after they have been given access to their program.

If applicable, any shipped materials must be returned in new condition at the student’s own expense prior to the refund being processed. The cost of items not returned or returned in used condition shall be deducted from the refund amount.

For any program paid for by a 3rd party, including state or federal funds and a refund is issued; refunded monies may not be returned to the student directly.
I don’t have a credit card, how can I pay for my course?
We offer bank wire transfers directly from your bank account through PayPal. Please contact us for assistance by using our Live Chat, email us at  or call directly to (855) 201-6910.
How do I register for a course?
Click on the course you are interested in taking and on the right-hand side of the screen you will see an orange “Register for this course” button. On the next screen, complete the required contact information and select the “Proceed to the next step” button at the bottom of the page to continue. The next page is your payment options. Once your payment has been processed, we will email you your classroom access instructions to begin your studies. If you need any assistance registering for a course, please send an email to  or call directly to (855) 201-6910.
Where are these courses offered?
Our courses are offered through accredited colleges and universities. All of our courses are completely online. You will never be required to attend a brick and mortar classroom and you can complete your entire course from the comfort of your own home or office.
What skills do online learners need?
Most courses require a basic level of computer skills, including the ability to send and receive e-mail, as well as research on the Internet. If more advanced skills are required, they will be listed in the course description. If you are uncertain, we recommend that you discuss the skills required for a course with our Student Services Team using our Live Chat, email us at  or call directly to (855) 201-6910.
How do students interact with instructors?
All courses are taught by instructors who provide support for students usually through the online classroom and e-mail. The instructor is responsible for facilitating student-tutor discussion, as well as answering students’ questions and reviewing and grading assignments and exams.
Do I need an e-mail account for my online course?
Yes, all students taking online courses must have an e-mail account. E-mail accounts may be obtained by signing up for a free account through GMail, Yahoo! or Hotmail.
When it says a course is 200 hours long, does that mean I have to sit at my computer for 200 hours?
No, it means that the author of the course has stated that he or she expects you to be able to complete the course in 200 hours. This time frame may include homework, research, reading, or in some cases, additional development and reflection time.
What are the advantages to online learning?
With online learning, you can study from home or work. You can log on and off as often as you need to, and the course will pick up right where you left off. Also, you only learn what you want to know. Lastly, the courses are Web-based, so you can log on from any computer that has access to the internet.
What kind of certificate do I get when I have completed the course?
Once you have completed your course, a Certificate of Completion will be sent from the accredited college or university.
Who do I contact if I have a problem with my course?
If you encounter any difficulties, you should always contact your instructor first, but if that is unsuccessful you can e-mail .
If I have questions about a course, who can I contact?
Our Admissions Advisors are ready to assist you with career counseling and would be happy to assist you with answering any questions about a course you are interested in taking. You can use our Live Chat, email us at  or call directly to (855) 201-6910.
I am located in a country outside of the United States and would like to enroll in a course. What do I do?
Anyone is welcome to enroll in our online courses. Our international websites include a focus on diplomas and international topics. To view these courses, visit our website at www.gatlininternational.co.uk. We also offer courses in Spanish www.gatlininternational.es.
What are the qualifications for enrolling in any particular course?
On the course page, under the “Additional Info” Tab there is a section titled “Prerequisites”. If you need prior skills or knowledge before starting a course they will be listed there.