A deep dive exploring the Kotlin Programming Language
What Will I Learn?
Understand all concepts of the Kotlin Programming Language
Learn Object-Oriented Programming Concepts
Understand the relationship between Kotlin and Java
Understand the best approaches for utilizing Kotlin in Android
Create your first Android Application using Kotlin
Understand how to use Kotlin in Android from code alongs of common android features
Learn the concept of Lambdas and High Order Functions
Understand the importance of Extension Functions
Learn about the Kotlin Standard Library
Understand how Kotlin is a Null Safe Language
Learn how to use the Collection Classes in Kotlin
Understand the use of Generics in the Kotlin Programming Language
Develop the Skills necessary to utilize the IntelliJ and Android Studio IDE's to create Kotlin applications
Understand the importance of a Statically Typed Language and Type Inference
A computer running Microsoft Windows, Linux or the Mac operating systems
Students should have at least 4GB of ram on their computer
No programming experience, all concepts taught in this class!
Students will learn all aspects of the Kotlin Programming Language. They will also understand how to apply this knowledge to more effectively write Android applications. This class does not focus on the server side programming aspects of Kotlin. This class focuses on the Kotlin Programming Language and the advantages of using Kotlin when writing Android applications. You will learn how to effectively use this language to make programming fun and interesting in Android. I will cover every concept in the Kotlin language and show you how to write some interesting applications in Android using this language (code alongs). This course is a deep dive into the Kotlin language, it does not just cover the basics. By the end of this course you will fully understand the Kotlin langauge and how to use it to write Android applications.
If you have previously used Kotlin on an Android platform, I'm sure this course will deepen your understanding of it. If you have never used it, no problem, you will see that it can help you become a more efficient Android developer.
Throughout the course, you can always contact me personally to get help when you're stuck. I check the discussions regularly to help you at every step along the way.
Lastly, this course is constantly updated and refined based on student feedback. I really appreciate each and every of my students so I listen to your feedback and act on it.
Who is the target audience?
This course is for anyone who would like to fully understand the concepts of the Kotlin Programming Language
This course is for anyone who would like to create android mobile applications using the Kotlin Programming Language