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2020 - 2021 College Catalog 
2020 - 2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science: Mobile Application Development Option, AS

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The Computer Science Mobile Application Development program will enable students to develop skills in website and native app design, learn relevant programming languages for application development on a variety of smart-devices and learn the policies and practical application of current and emerging standards and technologies across multiple mobile devices.  For more information, please call Associate Professor/Program Coordinator Stacy Walker at 203-285-2462 or SWalker@gatewayct.edu.

Program Outcomes

Upon the successful completion of all program requirements, graduates should be able to: •

  • Plan, design, code, test and debug solutions to programming problems using a variety of programming languages
  • Gain an understanding of fundamental object-oriented programming concepts and principles, including encapsulation, inheritance, and polymorphism.
  • Compare and contrast mobile platforms, their tools, and the development process
  • Install software development kits for each mobile item platform
  • Demonstrate understanding of the development cycle for mobile devices including building, testing, and deployment
  • Create apps for Apple iOS, Google Android, and Microsoft Windows and create cross-platform web applications for mobile devices

Suggested Course Sequence

Total Semester Credits: 15

Total Semester Credits: 17

Third Semester

Total Semester Credits: 16-18

Fourth Semester

Total Semester Credits: 12-13

Total Program Credits: 60-63

Restricted Electives

  • Any CSC*, CST* or DTS* course

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