Learn the basics of Android Kotlin Apps - Session 4

Are you interested in Mobile App Development? Look no further, GDG UK and Ireland is hosting Android Study Jams from July - Sept 2021 covering the basics of Android Apps with Kotlin programming language. You will get a chance to meet fellow learners, interact with experienced programmers and also develop a collection of simple apps to start your journey as an Android Developer!

Aug 19, 2021, 5:00 – 7:00 PM


Key Themes


About this event

Android Basics Study Jams will cover 10 pathways divided into 3 units. We will cover all this content in 5 sessions

Unit 1: Kotlin Basics

1. Introduction to Kotlin (Session -1)
2. Create your first Android App (Session-1)
3. Build a basic layout (Session-1)
4. Add a button to an app (Session-2)

Unit 2: Layout

5. Get User Input in an App (Session-2)
6. Display a scrollable list (Session-3)

Unit 3: Navigation

7. Navigate between screens (Session-3)
8. Introduction to the Navigation Component
9. Architecture Components
10. Advanced Navigation App Examples

If you missed previous sessions, please feel free to finish the above codelabs and bring your doubts and questions to the upcoming session. Codelabs: https://developer.android.com/courses/android-basics-kotlin/course

Please refer to Agenda to check the contents for Session 4.

Equipment Needed for each person

- Laptop with Android Studio Installed
- Android device and USB cable (optional)



Thursday, August 19, 2021
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM UTC


Introduction to Navigation Components
Architecture Components


  • Akin Demir

    Android Developer


  • Oya Canli

    Android Developer


  • Mamata Gelanee

    GDG London


  • Henna Singh


    Community Manager & Lead GDG Dublin

  • Fahad Ayaz

    GDG Bristol



  • Rachel Connor

    GDG Organizer

  • Simon Hewitt

    GDG Organizer

  • Yuan Zhang

    Liberty IT

    Software Engineer Intern

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