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While Vancouver’s rapidly bourgeoning tech industry has created a high demand for mobile developers, the competition is fierce, which is why hands-on training is imperative to gaining the upper hand in the field.

The latest mobile devices have changed the way we communicate and entertain, making mobile application developers one of the fastest growing IT careers! Learn how to create polished apps with seamless interfaces and enhance user experience for Apple devices! Your future as an app developer starts here with VCAD’s Mobile Application Development iOS program!

The Mobile Application Development iOS program is designed for students wishing to pursue a career in the exciting field of iOS app development. This program provides the practical and technical skills necessary to become successful in this field. Students learn about the concepts of programming, algorithms, interface design, business models, consumer behaviour, and marketing. Students will become technically proficient with the software packages used to code and test apps and to create visual elements for user interfaces. By the end of this program, students will have assembled a portfolio that showcases their ability to translate creative ideas into a professional quality app.

Upon successful completion of the four terms of this program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Create the functional design for an app
  • Create the wireframe layout for an app
  • Create the icons and fonts for an app's user interface
  • Code the logic for an app using Objective-C
  • Use the Frameworks from the iOS SDK to add functionality to an app
  • Use middleware to quickly extend the functionality of an app
  • Devise an effective revenue model for an app
  • Perform market, consumer, and competitor research for an app
  • Create an effective marketing plan for an app
  • Plan and execute the Quality Control phase of an app’s production
  • Apply the App Review Guidelines to the QC phase
  • Plan the production schedule and budget for an app

Admissions Requirements

  • Grade 12 or mature student status (19 years or older).
  • Pass the college's admission test where an applicant's first language is other than English, and has not completed secondary (or higher) education in English.

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