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Approx. 11 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • how to install Xcode and other Swift tools to properly set up your development environment

  • how to program using Swift including strings, variables, constants and program logic

  • how to use data constructs and create reusable code segments

  • how to build common architectures for Swift and iOS development

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Beginner Level
Approx. 11 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

27 minutes to complete

Installation, Setup & Your First Code

27 minutes to complete
2 videos (Total 4 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Hello Swift2m
1 reading
Exercise 1 - Hello World20m
1 practice exercise
Swift Experience3m
2 hours to complete

Variables, Strings and Numbers

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 28 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Working with Strings7m
Numbers14m
3 readings
Exercise 2 - Variables20m
Exercise 3 - Strings20m
Exercise 4 - Numbers20m
3 practice exercises
Variable Review10m
String Review5m
Number Review3m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Conditional Logic, Arrays and Loops

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 63 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
4 videos
Constants & Logical Operators10m
Arrays13m
Loops18m
3 readings
Exercise 5 - Booleans & Conditionals20m
Exercise 6 - Arrays20m
Exercise 7 - Loops20m
3 practice exercises
Boolean Review3m
Array Review3m
Loops Review5m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Dictionaries, Functions and Optionals

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 61 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Functions in Swift22m
Optionals19m
3 readings
Exercise 8 - Dictionaries20m
Functions Source Code10m
Understanding Swift Optionals10m
3 practice exercises
Dictionary Review5m
Functions Review5m
Swift Language Assessment40m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Architecture & Object-Oriented Programming in Swift

4 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 78 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
11 videos
Inheritance8m
Polymorphism8m
MVC in Theory6m
Creating an Xcode Project3m
Project Groups for MVC - Examining ViewController Controller Layer5m
Creating a Model Layer6m
Creating a Custom View Layer8m
Connecting View to Controller11m
Securing Model Layer4m
Challenge - MVC1m
3 readings
Understanding Object-oriented Programming10m
Understanding Model View Controller20m
MVC Source Code10m
2 practice exercises
OOP Review5m
Swift Architecture Assessment30m

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About the Swift 5 iOS Application Developer Specialization

This program is intended for anyone who wants to learn how to develop Apps using Swift and iOS. Through four courses, you will learn topics beginning with the absolute basics and ending with selling your apps on the app store. This program provides the skills you'll need to advance your programming career and seek employment in Swift and iOS application development. Throughout this hands-on program, you'll have the opportunity to practice key job skills. You'll learn about the Swift language and how to code iOS applications. You'll create user interfaces and interact with user and system data using tables and data persistence. You'll develop fully functional applications and learn how to monetize them with in-app add, purchases, and subscriptions. By the end of this Professional Certificate program, you will have completed several projects showcasing your proficiency in Swift 5 and iOS programming, and you will have developed the skills necessary to begin a career as a Swift and/or iOS application developer. You will also be able to share evidence of your success with your professional network and potential employers....
Swift 5 iOS Application Developer

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