Android Boot Camp for Developers Using Java®: A Guide to Creating Your First Android Apps 3rd Edition

Corinne Hoisington

  • Copyright 2016
  • Published


Give students the confidence to build mobile applications with a strong foundation in Java® programming using the new Android Studio. ANDROID BOOT CAMP FOR DEVELOPERS USING JAVA®: A GUIDE TO CREATING YOUR FIRST ANDROID APPS, 3RD EDITION, by award-winning author Corinne Hoisington, offers a thorough introduction to Java® with emphasis on creating effective mobile apps. This guide is ideal for those with no prior Java® experience. A hands-on tutorial approach offers step-by-step instruction and screen shots to guide readers through tasks with real-life app examples. Practical callouts and industry tips, exercises that extend learning beyond the book, and cases reinforce an understanding of programming logic and Java® tools for Android Studio.

Meet the Author

Corinne Hoisington, Central Virginia Community College

Corinne Hoisington is a professor at Central Virginia Community College in Lynchburg, Virginia. With more than 25 years of teaching experience, Professor Hoisington has been honored with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in Computer Programming award. A dynamic speaker, she regularly presents on new technology and education trends to instructors across North America. She is the author of several best-selling Shelly Cashman Series texts on Windows, Visual Basic, and Adobe Dreamweaver, as well as Android app development.

Table of Contents

Android Boot Camp for Developers Using Java®: A Guide to Creating Your First Android Apps


1. Voila! Meeting the Android using Android Studio.
2. Simplify! The Android Studio User Interface.
3. Engage! Android User Input, Variables, and Operations.
4. Explore! Icons and Decision Making Controls.
5. Investigate! Android Lists, Arrays, and Web Browsers.
6. Jam! Implementing Audio in Android Apps.
7. Reveal! Displaying Pictures in a GridView.
8. Design! Using a DatePicker on a Tablet.
9. Customize! Navigating with Tabs on a Tablet App.
10. Move! Creating Animation and Graphics.
11. Discover! Persistent Data.
12. Finale! Publishing your Android App.
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