skill PathBuild Basic Android Apps with Java

Some of our favorite apps are the simplest ones — and you don’t need any coding experience to start making your own. Throughout this Skill Path, you’ll build a basic Android app from start to finish. Get ready to see your work on the really small screen.

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10 weeks


Java, XML, Android Studio, Wireframing, Layout Editor, Material Design, and more...


Beginners welcome

For those who want to

  • Learn programing basics
  • Bring their ideas to life
  • Get comfortable using an IDE


Certificate of Completion

What will you be able to do?

Here are just a few things you’ll be able to do with this skill.

What will you be able to do?

Here are just a few things you’ll be able to do with this skill.


Translate your idea for an app into working code.


Utilize one of the most popular languages for mobile development.


Work in Google's official Android development environment.

You really feel like there's nothing you can't learn, which in turn builds so much confidence in your skills and gives the momentum to keep learning.

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