How many times in the course of your day do you use apps on your mobile device? 5? 10? 50? Have you ever wanted to learn to create your own? Jefferson State is now offering courses designed to teach you how to develop iOS apps with Swift.
The curriculum is designed by Apple engineers and educators and uses Swift, one of the world’s most popular programming languages. Mobile App Development was ranked as one of the hottest jobs to have in 2016 with the job market being predicted to skyrocket by 2020.
In the App Development with Swift courses, students will learn to code and design fully functional apps, gaining critical job skills in software development and information technology. Don’t miss your opportunity to learn to code with curriculum from the company who invented Swift and deﬁned the App Economy.
The three courses should be taken in the right order and only one of the courses will be offered each semester. All classes for each semester will be offered Tuesday and Thursday 6:30-7:45 p.m. at the Shelby-Hoover Campus.
CIS-157 INTRODUCTION TO APP DEVELOPMENT WITH SWIFT (Spring 2018)
PREREQUISITE: High School Graduate or GED
This introductory one-semester course is designed to help students build a solid foundation in programming fundamentals using Swift as the language. Students get practical experience with the tools, techniques, and concepts needed to build a basic iOS system.
CIS-220 APP DEVELOPMENT WITH SWIFT I (Summer 2018)
PREREQUISITE: CIS-157 OR Permission of Instructor
This is the first of two courses designed to teach specific skills related to app development using Swift language.
CIS-227 APP DEVELOPMENT WITH SWIFT II (Fall 2018)
PREREQUISITE: CIS-220 OR Permission of Instructor
This course focuses on building specific features for iOS apps. Students apply their knowledge and skills to developing new apps.
Hal Harris, Jr.