Mobile Application Development - Graduate Certificate (MAPD)
Ontario College Graduate Certificate | 3 semesters | Barrydowne
Learn to build native applications for mobile devices, as well as cross-platform web applications. You’ll use a variety of technologies and programming languages to gain the skills to develop and design unique user experiences that meet client needs. Business-focused courses and a placement will complement your technical abilities by giving you the key skills and practical experience to manage and execute projects.
- 1 year – 3 semesters
- Placement in third semester
- Focused on development for Android and iOS devices, as well as mobile web development
- Project management and entrepreneurship courses enhance your business savvy
Semester three is an unpaid, practical experience. This exposure to the working world enables students to put into practice their recently obtained skills and knowledge.
Applicants must be graduates of a diploma, advanced diploma, or degree from an Ontario College or equivalent. Preference will be given to applicants from IT related fields of study. Other relevant disciplines may also be considered if the student's transcript includes formal training in programming and/or database development or if the applicant has work experience in programming and/or database development.
- Proficiency in programming using Java
Students who do not possess any foundational programming skills will find this program very challenging.
This program will be delivered in the following terms:
Fall Term Start
- SEMESTER 1 Fall 2019
- SEMESTER 2 Winter 2020
- SEMESTER 3 Spring 2020
Winter Term Start
- SEMESTER 1 Winter 2020
- SEMESTER 2 Summer 2020
- SEMESTER 3 Fall 2020
For specific term start/end dates and other key dates/deadlines, please see the Academic Schedule on our website.
Program of Study
|ENT 1001||Entrepreneurship in Information Technology||4|
|ISP 1002||iOS Development using Swift||5|
|JAV 1001||Android Development using Java||5|
|STY 1211||Database Design||4|
|WEB 1001||Mobile Web: Cross-platform Development||4|
|BUS 1061||Placement Preparation||1|
|CMP 1000||Programming: Hands-on iOS Development||5|
|CMP 1005||Mobile Web: PHP and MySQL||4|
|ISP 1003||Mobile Infrastructure: Introduction to Enterprise||4|
|ISP 1004||Hands-on Android Development||5|
|PRM 1000||Project Management||4|
|BUS 1062||Field Placement||12|
Tuition and Ancillary Fees
Please see our fees page for the breakdown of tuition and mandatory ancillary fees by program and semester for both domestic and international students
Books & Supplies
The cost of books and supplies for Year 1 is approximately $1,100. This is the best information available at the time of publishing to the website and is subject to change.
Graduates will find employment in a wide range of organizations and industries including but not limited to:
- Not-for-profit organizations
- Government Agencies
- Financial Institutions
- Software development companies
- Educational Institutions
- Health Services
- Employment Services
Please note: Cambrian College strives to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website. Please note that the academic curriculum is continually reviewed and revised to ensure that Cambrian's programs and courses remain relevant. The College reserves the right to cancel or make changes to any course or program, fee, procedure, or campus location at any time.