iOS App Development 101
24

Wednesday, 24 May

6 8 pm MDT

GA Denver, WeWork LoHi

2420 17th Street, 3rd Floor
Denver, CO 80202
$25 USD
Regular Ticket
$25 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

iOS App Development 101


Software Engineer and Product Specialist, Sphero

24

Wednesday, 24 May

6 8 pm MDT

GA Denver, WeWork LoHi

2420 17th Street, 3rd Floor
Denver, CO 80202
$25 USD
Regular Ticket
$25 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Navigate Apple’s iOS ecosystem — and build your own simple app.

Step into the world of mobile development with General Assembly. During our iOS-focused introductory workshop, take a closer look at Apple’s mobile ecosystem and learn about the processes and tools that bring successful apps to life. Whether you have an idea for an app or are simply curious about opportunities in the field, you’ll:

  • Walk through the fundamentals of the app development process.
  • Explore history and trends in iOS development.
  • Survey developer tools including Xcode (an integrated development environment), Swift (Apple’s open-source programming language), Playground files, and more.
  • Find out about the skills iOS developers leverage to succeed in their careers.
  • Apply what you’ve learned to build a basic iOS app.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off and become a job-ready developer our 12-week, full-time iOS Development Immersive program.

Takeaways

Explain relevant history and trends in iOS development. Identify key skills leveraged by IOS developers. Survey the common tools used within the iOS ecosystem. Apply key concepts and skills to build a basic iOS application.

Prereqs & Preparation

Bring a Mac laptop and optional iOS testing device. Download and install the latest version of Xcode. A thirst for knowledge!

Technical Considerations: A Mac laptop is required for this workshop! Students should install the latest version of Xcode ahead of time. Students should have some basic technical aptitude, orientation to computers, and the curiosity to learn new tools.

About the Instructor

Software Engineer and Product Specialist,
Sphero

Wes is a Colorado-based software engineer and product specialist with many iOS and Android products in the market including the award-winning BB-8 from Sphero. Wes began his engineering career at CNN in 1995 where he put live sports news & scores online in the infancy of the web. A renaissance man, Wes has programmed autonomous VTOL craft, founded companies, played Red Rocks, is a sponsored athlete, and been part of numerous other diverse projects. When not teaching or developing products, he can be found on the trails, slopes, or in the recording studio behind a cello or keyboard.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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