Behind the Scenes with Coders: Mobile Applications Designer, 1st Edition

  • David Machajewski
  • Published By: Powerkids Press
  • ISBN-10: 150815564X
  • ISBN-13: 9781508155645
  • DDC: 005.35
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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The mobile applications industry continues to grow as people demand more from their smartphones and tablets each day. Who designs and builds the mobile apps that we’ve become dependent on? What skills do you need to work in this growing industry? This book answers these questions and takes an in-depth look at the career of a mobile applications designer. Important STEM concepts addressed in the Next Generation Science Standards are discussed in rich detail. Full-color photographs and informational diagrams help students make connections with the text.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Computer in Your Pocket.
2: Behind the Screen.
3: Becoming an App Designer.
4: The Brain of the Phone.
5: Tools of the Trade.
6: Look and Feel.
7: Jack of All Trades.
8: In-Demand Skills.
9: On the Job.
10: Billion-Dollar Ideas.
11: Designing and Planning.
12: Building and Testing.
13: Time for Launch.
14: Mobile World, Mobile Future.