Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course Number:
CIS 135M
Course Title:
Mobile Application Programming
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Course Description

Covers building mobile applications using existing programming languages such as JavaScript, Java, PHP, and third party mobile application development tools. Includes developing simple applications that could run on mobile devices. Covers mobile devices application development phases, terminologies, application design, and coding. Sharpens programming skills in application development. Prerequisites: CIS 122. Audit available.

Addendum to Course Description

This is the first course in the Mobile Application Programming sequence

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion, students should be able to:

  • Develop mobile applications using third party application tools
  • Modify and test existing applications for mobile use
  • Design, customize and enhance mobile applications
  • Modify existing mobile apps for better performance

Course Activities and Design

Lab assignments

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Completion of labs on Mobile Applications, Quizzes /Tests

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

Developing basic skills of Mobile Devices

  • Apply tools available for Mobile Programming
  • Access available controllers for Mobile applications
  • Modify the existing codes
  • Debug faulty codes