Mobile App Development

Mobile devices like phones and tablets have created countless new possibilities for skilled software developers. This workshop teaches you how to program mobile apps while building on the programming concepts learned in the prerequisite course. You will create a variety of applications for a tablet computer to see just how developers take advantage of these powerful new devices.

You will learn:

  • User experience, interface design, and programming using Java
  • Math concepts like variables, number systems, and coordinate systems
  • Unique mobile app development challenges, including the distribution process and channels for mobile apps

Courses in this Series

This course is part of the Game Programming workshop series.

Level One

Video Game Programming
Level 1: 2D Video Games

Level Two

Video Game Programming
Level 2: 2D Game Engine

Level Two

Mobile App

(On-Site Only)


This course is open to students entering Grades 8 through 12.

Students must have completed Video Game Programming Level 1: 2D Video Games to enroll in this workshop.

DigiPen's ProjectFUN offers workshops, camps and college prep courses for kids and teens. Technology courses are held in Redmond, WA (near Seattle and Bellevue), and online.