Create innovative mobile applications. Pursue comprehensive training in developing mobile apps which encompasses programming, interface design, and human interaction design.
Through this one-year professional certificate program, students learn about developing mobile apps from front and back end programming, to logical delivery of visual information with a heavy emphasis on user experience. The educational experience is enhanced by the environment of professional training in which students work directly with their instructors (practicing mobile application developers) to conceive individual and group concepts for mobile applications. Students develop mobile apps for iOS devices including iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android based smart phones, as well as platforms such as Blackberry and Windows phones.
Please visit the Digital Arts Center website at dac.ucsd.edu to learn more about:
• How to Apply
• Course Information
• Industry Information
• Instructor Bios
We invite you to register for a Digital Arts Center information session at extension.ucsd.edu/digitalarts or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The information session is a great way to learn about the programs in detail, meet the faculty advisors, see student's work and have your questions addressed.
Advances in the technology surrounding developing mobile apps are significant and the demand for mobile app developers is growing globally. Pursue career training in mobile apps development in San Diego.
Go mobile with us and build the fundamental skills, from design to programming, for creating mobile apps.
|Course Title||Course Number||Units||FA||WI||SP||SU|
|Information Session (Learn more about the year-long DAC programs in a free information session.)|
|Digital Arts Center Professional Certificates - Information Session|
|MAD Q1 Basics of Programming: Android||U|
|MAD Q1 User Experience Design for Mobile Apps||U|
|MAD Q2 Basics of Programming: iOS||U|
|MAD Q2 Art Technologies for Mobile Applications||U|
|MAD Q3 Creative Studio: Mobile Application Development I||U|
|MAD Q3 Business of Mobile Application Development||U|
|MAD Q4 Creative Studio: Mobile Application Development II||U|
|MAD Q4 Portfolio Production for Mobile Application Development||U|
|L=La Jolla M=Mission Valley O=Online U=University City X=Location TBA|
Certificate registration is required to complete the program. Candidates are encouraged to register in the certificate program as early as possible to take advantage of program benefits. See Certificate FAQs for more information.
|Certificate Section ID:||095949||Contact department for an application.|
|Contact:||Digital Arts, (858) 534-6705|
Step 1: Attend an information session - in person or online
Step 2: Complete an online application at dac.ucsd.edu
Step 3: Interview for acceptance
Please note: We advise you to complete the above steps as soon as possible as the programs fill up quickly.
Prerequisites: Fundamental understanding of programming concepts and basic knowledge of C/C++, C#, Java or one of the comparable programming languages.
William G. Griswold, PhD
UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering
Surf Shack Software
Sam Shpigelman, MFA
Program Advisor, Casual Gaming/Mobile Apps Development
UC San Diego Extension
Ogun Tigli, PhD
Core Adjunct Faculty, Computer Science, National University
Co-founder, Simply Useful Apps
Senior Manager, Business Development
QUALCOMM Internet Services (QIS)
Susan Varnum, MFA
Director, Digital Arts
UC San Diego Extension