About this Course

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Approx. 21 hours to complete

Suggested: 8 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...

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100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 21 hours to complete

Suggested: 8 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

The Project and the Plan

13 videos (Total 126 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
13 videos
Project Explanation10m
Discussion Forum Overview3m
Schedule9m
Finding Assets10m
Example Game 13m
Example Game 23m
Example Game 33m
Side Scrolling Tutorial Part 119m
Side Scrolling Tutorial Part 220m
Side Scrolling Tutorial Part 318m
Side Scrolling Tutorial Part 49m
Deliverable # 19m
2 readings
Project Description10m
Capstone Grading10m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Basic Scaffold Implementation

1 video (Total 5 min), 1 quiz
1 video
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Gameplay View

2 videos (Total 15 min), 1 quiz
2 videos
Deliverable # 35m
Week
4
2 hours to complete

Level Up

1 video (Total 5 min), 1 quiz
1 video

Instructors

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Don Patterson

Associate Professor
Informatics and Computer Science
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Sam Kaufman

Partner at Gradient

About University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

About the iOS Development for Creative Entrepreneurs Specialization

This Specialization focuses on the basics of iOS application development. You’ll gain the skills you need to create your own app, including fluency in Objective-C and UIKit and SpriteKit user interface concepts, and you’ll learn to leverage networking, security, audio, video, location, and sensor frameworks. In the final Capstone Project, you’ll apply your skills to create a networked game that leverages sensors on the phone to create a unique gaming experience, and that you can showcase in job applications and interviews or offer in the iTunes store....
iOS Development for Creative Entrepreneurs

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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