• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Android devices are connected devices. Discover Android activities, broadcast receivers and content providers, and how to work with services.

Learning Objectives

Developing Android Applications: Activities, Connectivity, and Services

  • describe the activity life cycle in Android development
  • specify how activities and services are implemented in Android development
  • define various data storage types in Android development
  • discuss local and external databases in Android development and how to work with them
  • describe SQLite databases and their uses in Android development
  • describe the broadcast receiver class in Android development
  • discuss broadcast receivers in Android development
  • discuss content providers in Android development
  • demonstrate how to create a service class in Android development
  • Create an Android broadcast receiver using an intent

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.


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