St. Clair College

Mobile Applications Development

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Program Information

School:St. Clair College
Faculty:South Campus
Field of Study:Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Description:This advanced diploma program is designed for those who are interested in developing mobile applications for smartphones, tablets, and the web. Students will learn and apply techniques in writing apps for major platforms common in today’s mobile application marketplace. In addition, students will develop a deep understanding of object-oriented programming principles, cross-platform development both web and native, user interface design, database fundamentals, systems development, and project management, as well as being introduced to game development techniques.
Students will gain knowledge and skills in these areas of study:

Analyze and design mobile applications based on user specifications using object orientation.
Develop, test, and deploy a variety of native mobile applications for multiple platforms and devices.
Develop, test, and deploy a variety of mobile web-based client server-side applications for multiple platforms and devices.
Design, model, implement and maintain databases for both web site and mobile applications.
Comply with and promote adherence to relevant laws, industry standards, guidelines and best practices.
Select and apply current and relevant security features for implementation in both enterprise and personal device applications.
Design, develop and administer mobile applications by applying User Interface design skills and guidelines.
Coordinate or participate as a member of an agile project management team in the development of basic to complex web-based and mobile applications.
Analyze, implement and test solutions to performance issues for optimization of mobile website and native applications.
Promote a culture of inclusion for accessibility in the design and implementation of web-based and mobile applications.
Develop strategies for ongoing personal and professional development that will lead to enhanced work performance and career opportunities, and keep pace with industry changes.
URL:Mobile Applications Development at St. Clair College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $12,659
Careers:Software EngineerWeb Site Designers and Developers

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level OR Mature Student status (nineteen years of age or older as of the first day of classes and do not have an OSSD or equivalent).

    Additional Admission Requirements:
      St. Clair College will continue to accept applications after the Equal Consideration Dates on a first-come, first-served basis. If the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number of available seats (oversubscribed), completed applications received at by the Equal Consideration date will receive first consideration.

      * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

      Modified on January 26, 2018