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Programming for Non-Programmers: iOS 6

Programming for Non-Programmers: iOS 6

with Todd Perkins

Video: Welcome

(MUSIC). Hi, I'm Todd Perkins. Welcome to Programming for Non-programmers: iOS. As a self-taught programmer, I find great satisfaction in teaching people how to program. Especially those who are new to programming. My one goal for this course is that anyone without any prior programming experience, will be able to create an iPhone app in an afternoon. Whether you're an artist, student, entrepreneur, or have any other background.
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  1. 5m 27s
    1. Welcome
      42s
    2. What you should know before watching this course
      1m 17s
    3. Related courses
      1m 8s
    4. Using the exercise files
      1m 32s
    5. Viewing the finished app
      48s
  2. 9m 37s
    1. Finding and installing Xcode
      1m 25s
    2. Creating an Xcode project
      2m 15s
    3. Understanding the Xcode interface
      2m 40s
    4. Configuring Xcode for app development
      1m 47s
    5. Configuring the iOS Simulator for app development
      1m 30s
  3. 32m 20s
    1. Understanding how programming works
      2m 42s
    2. Understanding variables
      2m 31s
    3. Using primitive variables
      6m 3s
    4. Using pointer variables
      4m 16s
    5. Using instance variables
      3m 18s
    6. Connecting visual objects to variables
      6m 58s
    7. Placing a number variable in a string
      4m 7s
    8. Challenge: Create two variables
      42s
    9. Solution: Create two variables
      1m 43s
  4. 18m 21s
    1. Understanding functions, methods, and selectors
      4m 43s
    2. Using functions, methods, and selectors
      4m 3s
    3. Understanding parameter functions
      2m 10s
    4. Connecting a button to a function
      5m 12s
    5. Challenge: Create a counter app
      40s
    6. Solution: Create a counter app
      1m 33s
  5. 9m 16s
    1. Understanding conditional statements
      2m 35s
    2. Using conditional statements
      3m 56s
    3. Challenge: Build an on/off button app
      36s
    4. Solution: Build an on/off button app
      2m 9s
  6. 37m 11s
    1. Viewing the app's code structure
      2m 11s
    2. Setting up the user interface
      4m 29s
    3. Setting up variables and functions
      4m 2s
    4. Connecting all of the visual elements to code
      2m 34s
    5. Displaying tapped numbers in the calculator
      3m 42s
    6. Controlling when tapped numbers should not appear in the calculator
      3m 16s
    7. Making the clear button clear all values
      1m 2s
    8. Setting the calculator to add or subtract
      4m 8s
    9. Showing the total when the equals button is tapped
      3m 16s
    10. Formatting the number with commas
      5m 8s
    11. Challenge: Create a multiplication button
      1m 2s
    12. Solution: Create a multiplication button
      2m 21s
  7. 38s
    1. Next steps
      38s

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Programming for Non-Programmers: iOS 6
1h 52m Beginner Sep 18, 2013

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iOS app development is actually simpler than you might think—even if you're a not an experienced programmer. In this course, Todd Perkins bundles the most important concepts in iOS into a quick two-hour course, explaining the development process in a visual way that people of any background can understand. No programming experience required! At the end, you'll have a finished app and a basic understanding of Xcode, the toolset for developing iOS apps; building blocks like variables, functions, and conditional statements; and interface design.

If you find at the end you'd like to learn more, see iOS App Development Essential Training, Foundations of Programming: Fundamentals, or any of the other programming courses in our library.

Topics include:
  • Installing Xcode
  • Creating an Xcode project
  • Configuring the iOS Simulator
  • Understanding variables
  • Connecting visual objects to variables
  • Understanding functions, methods, and selectors
  • Connecting a button to a function
  • Using conditional statements
  • Setting up the user interface
  • Connecting code elements to build an app
Subjects:
Developer Mobile Apps
Software:
iOS
Author:
Todd Perkins

Welcome

(MUSIC). Hi, I'm Todd Perkins. Welcome to Programming for Non-programmers: iOS. As a self-taught programmer, I find great satisfaction in teaching people how to program. Especially those who are new to programming. My one goal for this course is that anyone without any prior programming experience, will be able to create an iPhone app in an afternoon. Whether you're an artist, student, entrepreneur, or have any other background.

If you have a great app idea and you want to dive into iOS app development as quickly as possible, this course is for you. So let's begin with Programming for Non-programmers: iOS.

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