Algonquin College

Mobile Application Design and Development

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Program Information

School:Algonquin College
Faculty:School of Media and Design (Ottawa)
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Telecommunications Management
Description:This two-year Ontario College Diploma program prepares students for careers in the expanding and evolving fields of mobile web and application development. Students learn the design of user interfaces, user experience and usability of mobile solutions. They engage in cross-platform, mobile web and native application development.

Students effectively design mobile website interfaces that work across multiple platforms and devices. Students also learn to build native applications for mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets. Emphasis is placed on a hands-on approach to developing sites and applications. Real-world applications and solutions are created with a variety of technologies and programming languages. Diverse topics, such as user experience design, web security, online mobile marketing, user interface design and native smartphone application development with the latest standard web technologies are examined. The rapid proliferation of mobile devices combined with the demand for continuous information access by consumers is creating exciting employment opportunities. Graduates may find employment in all levels of government, including healthcare and education, as well as business, marketing and communications.
URL:Mobile Application Design and Development at Algonquin College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,597
International: $15,123

Amounts include tuition fee, program specific lab and material fees, applicable eText fees, Students` Association fees and compulsory ancillary fees.

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

English, Grade 12 (ENG4C or equivalent). Mathematics, Grade 12 (MAP4C or equivalent).

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 25, 2016