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Intro to iOS App Development with Swift

via Udacity


In this course we will build an iPhone app that records a conversation between you and a friend, and then makes your voices sound like a Chipmunk or Darth Vader.

This course will introduce you to iOS app development in Swift, a new programming language from Apple, and serves as your launching point into the iOS Developer Nanodegree.


  • Introduction to Swift and Xcode: the tools of iOS
    • Learn all the Swift you need to know in 5 min.,Take a tour of Xcode, Apple's integrated development environment.,Get to know the Model View Controller, or MVC, design pattern
  • iOS App Structure: AutoLayout and Buttons
    • Learn Storyboard and AutoLayout, the tools used to build user interfaces in iOS.,Start developing the Pitch Perfect App and creating the UI.,Use Autolayout constraints to control the placement of UIButtons and UILabels on the screen.
  • Using ViewControllers to build an app with Multiple Views
    • The UIViewController class, View Controller Lifecycle, and Multiple Views.,Learn how to react to touch events and change the user interface.,Add a second screen to your app using a UINavigationController.
  • How to record audio and use the Delegation Design Pattern.
    • Learn about the AVFoundation class, AVAudioRecorder.,Setup audio recording in the Pitch Perfect App.,Practice using the Delegation pattern and implement programmatic segues.
  • Playback Sound and Add Sound Effects
    • Setup audio playback including rate, pitch, echo, and reverb.,Use UIStackViews to create an elegant layout for your app's UIButtons.,Use class extensions to add functionality to your app.

Taught by

Kunal Chawla


4.6 rating, based on 5 Class Central reviews

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    I really enjoyed the online course. I thought it was well planned and layed out, easy for me to follow. The work load(h.w. & test)was just enough, so i could finish everything with enough time, learn about the topics and not feel over loaded and rus…
  • I am a iOS developer and has been developing apps in Objective-c, I started this course to learn Swift and see what are the major differences between Obj-C and Swift. I must say I really liked this course. I didn't wanted to spend months learning a…
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