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Mobile Application Design Engineer

  • Program Details
  • Program Credential

Diploma

  • Program Duration

52 Weeks

1300 Hours

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Get Ready for an Exciting Career in Mobile App Design & Development!

Mobile application have changed the way we shop, bank and communicate. As a Mobile Application Design Engineer, you will bring ideas to life. With projected revenues into the billions, the mobile app design industry is the unmitigated moving force on the business horizon!

Biztech College’s diploma in Mobile Application Design focuses on core fundamentals to develop and design applications for mobile and tablet devices. Students gain hands-on skills in advanced topics in mobile app development, user interface (UI), user experience (UX) and enterprise technologies.

    • Prepare to actualize project integration and delivery.
    • Equip yourself with a variety of industry standard professional certifications.
    • Learn to program using multiple mobile application development platforms.

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Mobile App Designer programs in Canada

If you have design background and you are looking to get your foot in the tech industry, mobile application design is a great place to start. The mobile app design market still has a lot of room to grow. Mobile internet has become a necessity for many users, so is the need of interactive mobile apps for an easy access.

So what are the essential skills required to become a mobile app design engineer?

To be a mobile app designer, one must possess basic software development skills and knowledge. Here are few things to keep in mind when planning to become an app developer:

  • Digital Design Tools: On of the first requirement to work as a mobile app designer is to have understanding of latest industry-standard design tools.
  • Programming Skills: Another important skill required is the knowledge of modern programming languages. Experience with commonly used programming languages like java and C# will come in handy. Mobile platform application programming interfaces (API) such as Apple iOS, Android ad Windows Mobile know-how is essential.
  • Business Skills: Many people overlook this detail, but how the app will be marketed is crucial. Developers must know how to optimize an application’s ability visibility. Understanding competitors and market overall is a vital aspect.

As a mobile app designer your responsibilities may vary based on your level of experience. You may find yourself responsible for designing the application prototype, while also coordinating development with team or client.

Duties & Responsibilities of Mobile App Design Engineer includes:

  • Create, maintain and implement the source code to develop mobile app
  • Developing application programming interfaces (APIs) to support mobile functionality
  • Using and adapting existing web applications for apps
  • Innovate app functionality and design
  • Understanding client’s requirements and propose solutions

As a Biztech College Mobile App Design student, you will gain hands-on skills to software to your ideas. You will learn effective programming strategies, patterns and tools as a foundation. Apart from foundation knowledge, you will gain expertise in how to build native and hybrid applications for mobile devices. Diploma covers topics like user experience and user interface, and entrepreneurial business skills.

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Programming Skills: You will learn latest programming skills to design and develop mobile apps.
  • Experiential Learning: Emphasis on project-based learning let our students gain hands-on approach to develop sites and applications.
  • Certified Professional: In class theoretical knowledge, coupled with hands-on training prepares you to succeed in obtaining Industry-standard certifications.

Mobile App Design Engineer diploma is designed as per industry requisites and evaluated periodically. Curriculum focuses on various mobile application design and development topics and allow students gain in-depth knowledge in following areas:

  • Programming using Java
  • Designing and building a complete Android application
  • Basic techniques for making your application profitable
  • Programming in Objective-C, for developing and building real world iOS applications
  • Design and develop device-specific, native applications.
  • Building and developing Windows Store applications, using C#
  • Developing and optimizing websites for mobile devices
  • Build jQuery Mobile web pages, creating forms, adding buttons and toolbars, implementing list views and more

CERTIFICATION OPPORTUNITIES

Unlike other mobile app designer engineer programs, BizTech College’s Mobile App Design Engineer diploma offers you the unique advantage to pursue the following industry-standard certifications:

  • Android Certified Application Developer
  • iOS App Development
  • Windows Store Application Developer

Students looking to enroll in our Mobile App Design Engineer program must first meet the following pre-requisites:

  • Ontario High school diploma or equivalent, OR
  • Mature student status (18 years old and over) AND
  • Successful completion of the Wonderlic test

If there is one evergreen job title for software developers that keeps on growing is mobile app designer. Hybrid models such as in-app ads and in-app purchases is booming.  According to Job Bank Canada, the job outlook for programmers and interactive media developers such as Mobile Application Design Engineers is good for the period of 2018-2020.

According to PayScale, the average salary for mobile application designer and developer is c$63,254. The fast pace at which new mobile apps are being used by most businesses and consumers, the requirement of certified professionals across industries.

Apart from self-employment opportunities, graduates may pursue some of the following roles:

  • Mobile Specialist
  • iOS Developer
  • Android OS Developer
  • Mobile Game Developer
  • Enterprise Mobile Specialist

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