• Summer Bootcamp 2018

    Start developing apps for Android Oreo

  • CURRICULUM

    The curriculum for our Android bootcamp has been developed by our team of Android developers and UX designers and is based upon years of work experience in the app industry.

     

    Besides learning Android Studio and Java, we also cover important areas around app development, such as Scrum, prototyping, design integration, debugging and deployment. Experience the process of developing an Android application from briefing to launch.

     

    Beyond daily lectures and guided workshops, there will also be inspiring presentations from successful app makers and partners.


     

    Week 0

    Focus: preparations

     

    Preparations are done before the course begins in week zero. In programming most things begin with 0 and so does our course.

    Week 1

    Focus: introduction

     

    This week is to establish the students' level and to explain the basics of Java and the principles of object-oriented programming.

    Week 2

    Focus: Android set up

     

    Introduction JAVA programming (SDK, Android Studio).

    Week 3 & 4

    Focus: Android basics

     

    More Android programming with an emphasis on communicating with APIs and the principle of list adapters in RecyclerViews, followed by a test.

    Week 5

    Focus: material design

     

    Introduction and application of material design, general design patterns to create animations and transitions.

    Week 6

    Focus: team app development

    First assignment for set up, development and delivery according to deadline. Testing, debugging and presenting the team app.

    Week 7

    Focus: product development

     

    Students will learn to cover the process from a project conception towards deployment in collaboration with a product owner and designer.

    Week 8 & 12

    Focus: develop a client app

     

    Students will receive a briefing and develop an app for an actual client. They will deliver on time, demo the app to the client, and deploy it into Google Play.

  • Android Bootcamp

    This 12-week Android app development bootcamp will take place in Amsterdam. You will learn to program in Java and Android Studio, learn about Material design, rapid prototyping and UX design, backend development, Scrum and build your own apps.

    How does a bootcamp work?

    • The Android bootcamp starts in May and ends in July, 2018. 
    • The training is full-time from Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.
    • A class of max. 15-20 students.
    • The curriculum is taught in English and all teaching materials, software and tools are also in English. The App Academy provides all the necessities.
    • You'll need to bring your own laptop.
    • You will be taught by professional trainers, carry out daily assignments, work with other students on app projects and there will be keynotes of colleagues and guest speakers for inspiration. 
    • Anyone who registers for the bootcamp will be contacted for a personal interview and, if necessary, an assessment. 

    Tuition
    The tuition for the bootcamp is €12.500.

     

     

    Are you ready for the next step in your career? Sign up now:

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