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The Android platform is the fastest growing mobile development platform in the world. With Android phones being produced by all of the major phone manufacturers, and the addition of new tablet devices, the platform will only continue to grow.  Android Programming course will teach application development for the Android Development using the Java Programming Language and the Eclipse Development Environment. This course will include basic application development including use of the Android phone camera, geolocation tools, and playing audio and video files.

Course Duration: 40 Hrs.                                                     Timings: Weekends/Custom/Flexible

Mode of Training: Regular/Fast Track                                   Class Duration: 2-3hrs

Course Outlines:

JAVA Concepts

o OOPs Concepts

o Inheritance in detail

o Exception handling

o Packages & interfaces

o JVM & .jar file extension

o Multi threading (Thread class & Runnable Interface)


o DML & DDL Queries in brief

Introduction to Android

o What is Android?

o Setting up development environment

o Dalvik Virtual Machine & .apk file extension

o Fundamentals:

  •  Basic Building blocks - Activities,Services,Broadcast Receivers & Content providers
  •  UI Components - Views & notifications
  •  Components for communication -Intents & Intent Filters

o Android API levels (versions & version names)

Application Structure (in detail)

o AndroidManifest.xml

o uses-permission & uses-sdk

o Resources &

o Assets

o Layouts & Drawable Resources

o Activities and Activity lifecycle

o First sample Application Android Training Course Syllabus ipsr solutions ltd

Emulator-Android Virtual Device

o Launching emulator

o Editing emulator settings

o Emulator shortcuts

o Logcat usage

o Introduction to DDMS

o Second App:- (switching between activities) ­ Develop an app for demonstrating the communication between Intents

Basic UI design

o Form widgets

o Text Fields

o Layouts

o [dip, dp, sip, sp] versus px

o Examples


o SharedPreferences

o Preferences from xml

o Examples


o Option menu

o Context menu

o Sub menu

o menu from xml

o menu via code

o Examples

Intents (in detail)

o Explicit Intents

o Implicit intents

o Examples Android Training Course Syllabus ipsr solutions ltd

UI design

o Time and Date

o Images and media

o Composite

o AlertDialogs & Toast

o Popup

o Examples

Tabs and Tab Activity

o Examples

Styles & Themes

o styles.xml

o drawable resources for shapes, gradients (selectors)

o style attribute in layout file

o Applying themes via code and manifest file

o Examples

Content Providers

o SQLite Programming

o SQLiteOpenHelper

o SQLiteDatabse

o Cursor

o Reading and updating Contacts

o Reading bookmarks

o Example : ­ Develop an App to demonstrate database usage. CRUD operations must be implemented. Final details should be viewed in GridView as well as in ListView.

Android Debug Bridge (adb) tool


o Web URLs, Email address, text, map address, phone numbers

o MatchFilter & TransformFilter

o Examples Android Training Course Syllabus ipsr solutions ltd

Adapters and Widgtes

o Adapters:-

  •  ArrayAdapters
  • BaseAdapters

o ListView and ListActivity

o Custom listview

o GridView using adapters

o Gallery using adapters

o Examples


o Broadcast Receivers

o Services and notifications

o Toast

o Alarms

o Examples

Custom components

o Custom Tabs

o Custom animated popup panels

o Other components

o Examples


o Threads running on UI thread (runOnUiThread)

o Worker thread

o Handlers & Runnable

o AsynTask (in detail)

o Examples


o Live Folders

o Using sdcards

o XML Parsing

o JSON Parsing

o Maps, GPS, Location based Services

o Accessing Phone services (Call, SMS, MMS)

o Network connectivity services 

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