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Android Programming Concepts Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Author(s): Trish Cornez, University of Redlands, California
Richard Cornez, University of Redlands, California
  • ISBN-13: 9781284070705
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     834 pages      © 2017
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Using a hands-on, student-friendly approach, Android Programming Concepts provides a comprehensive foundation for the development of mobile applications for devices and tablets powered by Android.  This text offers in-depth coverage of the topics outlined by the official Android developer API guides, leading a programmer with object oriented programming skills through the app development process.  Each chapter features a collection of well-designed and classroom tested lab examples, providing an opportunity to apply specific Android concepts while supported by visual guides, explanations, and code listings.

Key Features:

  • Android Studio, the official development environment by Google, is used to develop all applications
  • Includes 44 practical and interesting lab examples linked to real-world mobile problems, including constructing games with moving graphics and responding to sensor data
  • Mobile programming commences in Chapter 1 with the development of two native Android applications, beginning with a problem statement and storyboard and ending with an executable app
  • Each chapter concludes with skill-oriented questions designed to test comprehension of key concepts

Applicable Courses

Mobile Programming

Mobile Programming using Android


Chapter 1 Introduction  
Chapter 2 Building User Interfaces and Basic Applications  
Chapter 3 Activities and Intents  
Chapter 4 Fragments, ActionBar, and Menus  
Chapter 5 Graphics, Drawing, Audio  
Chapter 6 Threads, Handlers, and Programmatic Movement  
Chapter 7 Touch Gestures  
Chapter 8 Sensors and Camera  
Chapter 9 File Storage, Shared Preferences, SQLite  

Trish Cornez-University of Redlands, California

Trish Cornez is a mobile app developer and senior lecturer in Computer Science at the Unviersity of Redlands.  Trish has taught Android programming since 2010.

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Richard Cornez-University of Redlands, California

Richard Cornez is a faculty member of the University of Redlands Mathematics and Computer Science Department, where he teaches courses that blend programming with Mathematics.

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ISBN-13: 9781284070705

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