Eight-month advanced certificate
Career possibilities: Qualify for a broad range of opportunities such as mobile app developer, front-end web designer and interactive media programmer.
NIC's Interactive Media programs provide you with the skills you need for today and in the future. Part-time study is available but, because technology changes rapidly, you are encouraged to complete your studies as quickly as you can.
The Mobile Application Development certificate was one of the first in Canada. The certificate is ideally suited to students with previous programming experience, graduates of the Web Design certificate or programmers looking to expand their industry skills.
The Mobile Application Development certificate program will give you fundamental knowledge in web design and mobile application programming. You will learn front-end web programming and mobile application development.
You will explore new and emerging technologies and their impact on web and mobile application development. Upon graduation, you will possess the skills necessary to succeed in the rapidly developing mobile application industry.
The Mobile Application Development certificate counts as credit toward the Advanced Communication Design diploma, leading to a wide range of knowledge, opportunities and careers.
Mobile application development is a growing field with many career opportunities. With in demand skills added to your resumé, consider pursuing your own business ventures, expanding your career opportunities or continue learning with the Advanced Communication and Interactive Design diploma.
You are required to have sufficient hardware and software for completing coursework. Please review the supply list document for a complete description of technical requirements.
Upgrade your English, math and science courses for entry into the program of your choice. Succeed with the help of NIC’s supportive instructors. Courses are flexible and start several times a year so you can learn at your own pace. We offer daytime and evening options. Learn more
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Previous programming experience is essential for this advanced certificate. If you are new to mobile application development, you may be interested in the Web and Mobile Application Development diploma.
This program is designed to be completed within 8 months of fulltime study.
Costs indicated are estimates for a 100% course load per year, unless otherwise noted. Additional fees may also include necessary equipment, supplies, NIC appointed uniforms, or field trips not included in these estimates.
While we do our best to share accurate and timely fee information, changes may occur. For more information, visit tuition page.
MSc (Business Admin) in Management Info Systems (UBC, 1992)
BSc, Computer Science (University of Victoria, 1993)