Learn to Build iPad and iPhone Apps with Free Course from UC Irvine

The University of California Irvine Extension is offering free online webinars to the public for learning mobile app development. You may not be able to get a Master’s degree with these courses, but you’ll probably learn a little something about app development.

The college extension program is offering an online certification course called, “Application Development for Social Networking” that runs from July 2 through August 12. In the meantime, the free webinars, titled “Mobile Development for Apple iPhone and iPad Information Session,” “Application Development for Android Device Information” and Social Networking Program Information Session” will begin as early as May 30.

Each webinar is scheduled for one hour and will discuss tips and developments in mobile technology as well as information on how to create an application that is compatible with the iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

“Due to the increasing consumer demand for smart phones and tablets, the development of applications for mobile devices has continued to expand,” said Dr. Dave Dimas, director of engineering, sciences and information technology at UC Irvine Extension. “UC Irvine Extension continues to offer these courses to application development professionals to help them remain competitive in the industry.”

The “Social Network Programming Information Session” free online webinar will take place on May 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and will address how to form and optimize social networks.

The free webinar titled, “Mobile Development for Apple iPhone and iPad Information Session,” will take place on June 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. PST, and will provide attendees with insight on the latest tips and developments in mobile technology. In addition, the webinar will also address knowledge on how to program an app compatible with an iPhone and iPad.

An additional free webinar titled, “Application Development for Android Devices Information Session,” will take place on June 14 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. PST. Gain an overview of the latest Android app development trends and their influence in the technology industry.

To register for the courses, call 949-824-5414 or visit http://unex.uci.edu/services/registration/.

To register for the free webinar, visit http://unex.uci.edu/services/events/.

Feel free to use this opportunity to take advantage of free higher education that would otherwise be unattainable to many individuals who might not be able to afford a college education.

About Lory: Writer of all things app related, traveler of the space-time continuum, baker of really great cookies. Follow me @appaholik

  • http://markaustin.blogoak.com/ Jeffrey Gentry

    Good article!thanks a lot for the information!