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Mobile Applications Development

Program Description

This one-year program will prepare students interested in pursuing a career in mobile application design and marketing. Students are challenged to design and develop apps using computer software in multiple formats for an end result in a mobile application. They will also learn the skills necessary to communicate clearly, cooperate within teams, solve logistical problems and present findings.

Students will also consider the entrepreneurial aspects of bringing a new product to market. This will include the distribution, promotion, and pricing of apps, as well as developing marketing strategies.

This program students will be introduced to embedded technology concepts through a combination of classroom lecture and project-based learning. Students will also learn to design mobile application programs using multiple software programming languages.

Mobile applications development STUDENTS LEARN:

  • Xcode / Swift
  • UX / UI Design
  • Adobe Experience Design
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign
  • CocoaPods
  • Firebase
  • Social Media Management
  • Mobile App Marketing

High School credit available

Students earn 15 general elective units each semester toward their high school graduation.

College prep course. Meets area “G” approval for UC admission.

 

CAREER PATHWAYS AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS

This is a career awareness class which instructs students on the basics necessary for entry-level employment. Successful Mobile Application Development students often pursue careers in the following:

  • Mobile App Developer
  • UX / UI Designer
  • Software Developer
  • Web Developer