New to Programming? We got you covered. Learn the basics of Android Kotlin Apps

About this event

Event by GDG UKI and DSC University of Glasgow

Are you interested in Mobile App Development?

Look no further, GDG UK and Ireland is hosting Android Study Jams from July - Sept 2021 covering the basics of Android Apps with Kotlin programming language.

You will get a chance to meet fellow learners, interact with experienced programmers and also develop a collection of simple apps to start your journey as an Android Developer!

Android Basics Study Jams will cover 10 pathways divided into 3 units

Unit 1: Kotlin Basics

  1. Introduction to Kotlin
  2. Create your first Android App
  3. Build a basic layout
  4. Add a button to an app

Unit 2: Layout

  1. Get User Input in an App
  2. Display a scrollable list

Unit 3: Navigation

  1. Navigate between screens
  2. Introduction to the Navigation Component
  3. Architecture Components
  4. Advanced Navigation App Examples

Equipment Needed for each person

- Laptop with Android Studio Installed

- Android device and USB cable (optional)



Thursday, Jul 8
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (BST)


  • Arijeet Ghosh

    Arijeet Ghosh

    University of Glasgow

    Postgraduate Student

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  • Farhan Rashid Nabil

    Farhan Rashid Nabil

    Marketing & Communication Manager

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