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Web Application Development for Blackberry - Introduction (COAP 1943)

This course is designed to provide students with an introduction to developing web applications for web browsers on mobile devices such as the BlackBerry Smartphone. During this course, you will be exposed to concepts such as web development tools for mobile application development, widgets and optimizing web content for mobile device browsers.

Prerequisites: Prior knowledge of object oriented programming languages (Java is recommended) and some familiarity with the computer science discipline. Completion of some of the COAP 1946 Introduction to Mobile Application Development for the BlackBerry Smartphone course is recommended


Fee: $734 (GST and manual included), 36 hours/12 sessions
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: TBA
This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call 306-659-4101. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times of the course when there is a sufficient number of interested people.
Saskatoon

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CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: 03-928April 28, 2014
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Prerequisites: Prior knowledge of object oriented programming languages (Java is recommended) and some familiarity with the computer science discipline. Completion of some of the COAP 1946 Introduction to Mobile Application Development for the BlackBerry Smartphone and/or COAP 1944 Java Application Development for the BlackBerry Smartphone course is recommended


Fee: $734 (GST and manual included), 36 hours/12 sessions
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: TBA
This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call 306-659-4101. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times of the course when there is a sufficient number of interested people.
Saskatoon

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Prerequisites: Prior knowledge of object oriented programming languages (Java is recommended) and some familiarity with the computer science discipline. Completion of some of the COAP 1946 Introduction to Mobile Application Development for the BlackBerry Smartphone course is recommended


Fee: $734 (GST and manual included), 36 hours/12 sessions
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: TBA
This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call 306-659-4101. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times of the course when there is a sufficient number of interested people.
Saskatoon

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Prerequisites: Prior knowledge of object oriented programming languages (Java is recommended) and some familiarity with the computer science discipline


Fee: $734 (GST and manual included)
36 hours/12 sessions
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: TBA
This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call 306-659-4101. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times of the course when there is a sufficient number of interested people.
Saskatoon

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This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call (306) 659-4101.

Prerequisites: Familiar with using personal computers, comfortable in the Windows environment, and managing files and folders


Fee: $495 (GST included), 24 hours
  Additional costs: Text (approximately $165)
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: TBA
This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call 306-659-4101. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times of the course when there is a sufficient number of interested people.
Saskatoon
CRN: TBA
Register online, by mail or in Saskatoon
Saskatoon

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This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call (306) 659-4101.

Prerequisites: Familiar with Window. Experience with a markup language such as HTML or SGML (Web Design with XHTML, HTML and CSS: Level 1) is helpful but not required.


Fee: $195 (GST included), 8 hours
  Additional costs: Text (approximately $60)
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: TBA
This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information call 306-659-4101. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times of the course when there is a sufficient number of interested people.
Saskatoon
CRN: TBA
Register online, by mail or in Saskatoon
Saskatoon

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