CPSC 110 – Computing with Mobile Phones
Welcome to Computing with Mobile Phones!
This course meets MWF 10-10:50 AM in MECC 136.
Instructor: Ms. Pauline Lake
Teaching Assistants: Brian Cieplicki ’19 and Selina Ortiz ’19
TA Sessions: Sundays 5-7:00PM, Tuesdays 6-8:00PM, and Thursdays 6-8:00PM
MIT’s App Inventor for Android is an open source programming language for Android smartphones. App Inventor is a visual language that enables novice programmers to create powerful mobile applications that interact with the web and with other phones. In this course, students will learn how to access the world of mobile services and applications as creators, not just consumers. They will learn to create entertaining and socially useful apps that can be shared with friends and family. In addition to learning to program and how to become better problem solvers, students will also explore the exciting world of computer science from the perspective of mobile computing and its increasingly important effect on society.