Android Study Jams

New to Programming? We got you covered. Learn the basics of Android Kotlin Apps

Jul 8, 2021, 5:00 – 7:00 PM


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About this event

Are you interested in Mobile App Development?

Look no further, GDG UK and Ireland are 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 develop a collection of simple apps to start your journey as an Android Developer!

Android Basics Study Jams will cover 10 pathways divided into 3 units

Unit 1: Kotlin Basics

     1. Introduction to Kotlin
     2. Create your first Android App
     3. Build a basic layout
     4. add a button to an app

Unit 2: Layout

     5. Get User Input in an App
     6. Display a scrollable list

Unit 3: Navigation

     7. Navigate between screens
     8. Introduction to the Navigation Component
     9. Architecture Components
     10. Advanced Navigation App Examples



Thursday, July 8, 2021
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM UTC


Introduction to Kotlin
Create your first App
Build a basic Layout


  • Patty O'Callaghan

    Charles River Laboratories


  • José Enrique Calderón Sanz

    JP Morgan Chase & Co


  • Cleyra Uzcategui

    JPMorgan Chase & Co.


  • Lewis Shearer

    Jordanhill School

    Team member

  • Sophie McCartney

    University of Strathclyde

    Team member

  • Ishita Narsiker

    University of Glasgow

    Team member

  • Delia Paternina

    Charles River Laboratories

    Team member

  • Habib Ogunsola

    AHRO Publishing

    Team member

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