Educational guide 2020_21
Escola de Enxeñaría de Telecomunicación
Telecommunication Engineering
 Subjects
  Mobile Applications Development
Subject Guide
IDENTIFYING DATA 2020_21
Subject Mobile Applications Development Code V05M145V01310
Study programme
Telecommunication Engineering
Descriptors Total Cr. Type Year Quadmester
5 Optional 2nd 1st
Teaching language
English
Prerequisites
Coordinator
Costa Montenegro, Enrique
E-mail kike@gti.uvigo.es
Lecturers
Costa Montenegro, Enrique
Gil Castiñeira, Felipe José
López Bravo, Cristina
Web http://faitic.uvigo.es
General description The course "Development of Mobile Applications" shows an overview of the ubiquitous panorama, in particular of the mobile applications and of the different operating systems in which they run.

Mobile applications market has big growth expectations due to the huge number of active mobile devices around the world (several millions), the deployment of smart cities or the evolution of the Internet to the Internet of Everything (people, processes, data and objects).

Along the course, an example mobile application (a game) will be developed, through which the different characteristic and functionalities of the Android platform will be introduced: user interfaces, activities, services, context integration, data sharing and security.

Besides, those who join the course have to develop their own project, which should include all the phases of development of a mobile application, from the initial design to the publication in online software shops such as Google Play.

The documentation of the course will be available in English. The master sessions, the laboratory practises and the follow-up of the tutored works will be in English, as well.
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