Android Studio Development Essentials


5 Days


Delivery Methods
Virtual Instructor Led
Private Group

Course Overview

This course will teach the basics of Android Development using the Java Programming Language and Android Studio.

Who Should Attend?

This course is intended for individuals who want to learn how to program Android applications using the Java Programming Language.

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Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Introduction and Setup

  • Android Studio Development Essentials Introduction
  • Setting up an Android Studio Development Environment
  • Creating an Example Android App in Android Studio
  • Creating an Android Virtual Device (AVD) in Android Studio
  • A Tour of the Android Studio User Interface
  • Testing Android Studio Apps on a Physical Android Device
  • The Basics of the Android Studio Code Editor

2 - Android Architecture and State Changes

  • An Overview of the Android Architecture and State Changes
  • The Anatomy of an Android Studio Android Application
  • Understanding Android Application and Activity Lifecycles
  • Handling Android Activity State Changes in Android Studio
  • Android Activity State Changes - An Android Studio Example
  • Saving and Restoring Activity State in Android Studio

3 - Views and Layouts

  • An Overview and Android Studio Example of Android Event Handling
  • Android Touch and Multi-touch Event Handling in Android Studio
  • Detecting Common Gestures using Android Studio and the Gesture Detector Class
  • Implementing Android Custom Gesture Recognition with Android Studio

4 - Event Handling

  • An Overview and Android Studio Example of Android Event Handling
  • Android Touch and Multi-touch Event Handling in Android Studio
  • Detecting Common Gestures using Android Studio and the Gesture Detector Class
  • Implementing Android Custom Gesture Recognition with Android Studio

5 - Advanced Layout and Transitions

  • An Introduction to Using Fragments in Android Studio
  • Using Fragments in Android Studio - An Example
  • Modern Android App Architecture with Jetpack
  • Android Jetpack ViewModel
  • Android Jetpack LiveData
  • Android Jetpack Data Binding
  • Android Jetpack Navigation Component
  • Creating and Managing Overflow Menus in Android Studio
  • Animating User Interfaces in Android Studio using the Transitions Framework
  • An Android Studio Transition Tutorial using begin Delayed Transition
  • Implementing Android Scene Transitions – An Android Studio Tutorial
  • Various Android Layout Elements

6 - Intents, Threads, and Services

  • An Overview of Intents in Android Studio
  • Android Explicit Intents – An Android Studio Example
  • Android Implicit Intents – An Android Studio Example
  • Broadcast Intents and Broadcast Receivers in Android Studio
  • Android Threads and Thread Handlers - An Android Studio Tutorial
  • Understanding Android Started and Bound Services
  • Implementing an Android Started Service in Android Studio
  • Implementing Local Bound Services in Android Studio
  • Android Remote Bound Services – An Android Studio Tutorial
  • Android Notifications

7 - Data Access and Storage

  • An Overview of Android SQLite Databases in Android Studio
  • The Android Room Persistence Library
  • An Android Studio TableLayout and TableRow Tutorial
  • An Android Room Database and Repository Tutorial
  • Accessing Cloud Storage using the Android Storage Access Framework

8 - Multimedia, Maps and Printing

  • An Android Studio VideoView and MediaController Tutorial
  • Android Picture-in-Picture
  • Making Runtime Permission Requests in Android
  • Android Audio Recording and Playback using MediaPlayer and MediaRecorder
  • Working with the Google Maps Android API in Android Studio
  • Printing with the Android Printing Framework in Android Studio
  • An Android Studio HTML and Web Content Printing Example
  • An Android Studio Custom Document Printing Example

9 - Final Build

  • Android Studio App Links
  • A Guide to Android Studio Profiler
  • An Android Biometric Authentication Tutorial
  • Creating, Testing and Uploading an Android App Bundle
  • An Overview of Android Dynamic Feature Modules
  • An Overview of Gradle in Android Studio

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