Chevron Left
Back to Java for Android

Learner Reviews & Feedback for Java for Android by Vanderbilt University

4.5
stars
2,883 ratings
771 reviews

About the Course

This MOOC teaches you how to program core features and classes from the Java programming language that are used in Android, which is the dominant platform for developing and deploying mobile device apps. In particular, this MOOC covers key Java programming language features that control the flow of execution through an app (such as Java’s various looping constructs and conditional statements), enable access to structured data (such as Java's built-in arrays and common classes in the Java Collections Framework, such as ArrayList and HashMap), group related operations and data into classes and interfaces (such as Java's primitive and user-defined types, fields, methods, generic parameters, and exceptions), customize the behavior of existing classes via inheritance and polymorphism (such as subclassing and overriding virtual methods). Learners will apply these Java features in the context of core Android components (such as Activities and basic UI elements) by applying common tools (such as Android Studio) needed to develop Java programs and useful Android apps. Learners will work on several hands-on projects throughout the MOOC, i.e., each week will require learners to write solutions to programming assignments that reinforce the material covered in the lecture videos. There will be roughly 4-6 hours of student engagement time per week, including video lectures, quizzes, and programming assignments....

Top reviews

RB

Aug 3, 2020

This course will provide all basic information of android and it will also help you to understand the fundamental of java which is used in android. It really help me to improve my skills in android.

SP

Nov 16, 2019

Excellent !! As a beginner I found this course a major kick-start to building a strong base for my Android app skills. A lot of practice needed though, but these videos would keep me going well

Filter by:

126 - 150 of 773 Reviews for Java for Android

By Moh. A R

Apr 6, 2020

I really enjoyed this course. Though it was a little bit difficult but still it cleared all the basics <3

By Vatsal k

Apr 13, 2020

it was a good experience for me to learn skills in virtual way without using any textbooks.

By Timothy J N

Aug 20, 2020

This course was perfect for a beginner like me. Lessons were well structured and focussed.

By Muhammad A A

Jul 22, 2020

Excellent !! this course to build a strong concept about opp and Android app development.

By Md. R K H

Jun 11, 2020

Great course. Although the topics could be explained more easily and simply for beginners.

By Warren W D

Jul 11, 2020

Excellent course, needs to be updated to correct a few errors in programming assignments

By Rudraksha S

Jun 25, 2020

Great course for beginners, and can be used as a referral to big projects in the future.

By Harindu A S

Nov 14, 2019

This is a good course to start your Android Journey. I recommend this course personally.

By Marcelino J R C

Sep 18, 2017

Excelente curso, algo complicado por el idioma, así que lograrlo es doble satisfacción !

By Johan E C O

Aug 23, 2020

Amazing course, all the tasks and quizzes are really helpful for a better understanding

By Prasad M Z

Jul 4, 2020

Java Concepts are nicely explained with good explanation of Object Oriented Programming

By Paweł K

Nov 28, 2018

Quite efficient course teaching basics of Java needed to start developing Android apps.

By Abdul F B

Feb 27, 2017

Subtitle files helped me to understand the lessons

and the explanation was well detailed

By ALPER U

Apr 20, 2016

If you want to learn about android programming then don't wait, just enroll the course.

By Dhruv A

Sep 8, 2021

Everything was explained well and quizzez and assignments are good enough for practice

By ANKIT R

Jul 13, 2020

Perfect Course for beginners who have interest in learning Android Development Course.

By Chinmay J R

Jul 11, 2020

Great course for beginners, this course really helped me in learning concepts of java

By jesus

Jan 17, 2017

Very complete course to learn OOP programing, JAVA and basics on Android Studio IDE.

By Yahya M

May 25, 2016

The course is very well structured and instructors are very responsive in the forum.

By SRIRAM V

Jul 27, 2020

The content is very well structured! Good references were given for extensive study

By Mirza N F

Dec 11, 2016

amazing experience.I love this course and I am absolutely satisfied with my choice.

By Umair T

Apr 12, 2016

Ist Week is very informative and explanatory. I am very much excited for next week.

By Hadi F

Dec 20, 2019

You should have background in programming.

Overall the course content is very good.

By daniel r

Nov 24, 2020

I learned and acquire best knowledge on java for android and I thanks instructors

By Shruthi R B

Jul 29, 2020

An excellent source to start your career with app development from beginner level