Course Details

14 weeks
University Certificate of Study
6 ECTS @ NFQ Level 8
Faculty: Science and Engineering
Course Type: Professional/Flexible
Fees: For Information on Fees, see section below.


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Brief Description

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Module Description

Module Code

NFQ Level

ECTS Credits

Start Date

Mobile Application Development   EE2011 8 6 TBC  €1,000

This module will introduce the student to the fundamentals of Mobile App Development in Android and on the successful completion of this module participants will be able to:

  • Use Android to implement apps using a wide variety of the standard Android APIs.
  • Understand theoretical concepts used in the various Android specific APIs.
  • Make efficient use of the Android development environment AndroidStudio.

Using a number of engaging labs and assignments you will be introduced to a large number of Android programming principles and practices. This MicroCred is part of the Certificate in Computing for Secure Mobile Applications.

This module is suitable for applicants with previous exposure to object-oriented programming languages, ideally Java. 

The fees for this programme are €1,000

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