#IT-03-28 Digital Skills: Mobile
Understand the importance of mobile in the digital world
In 2018, over half of global website traffic was generated through mobile phones. On this course, you will explore what mobile is, the growth of mobile technology and benefits associated with it. You will discover why industry experts often refer to “mobile” as “mobility” and will find out about mobile products like tablets and wearable technology. You will explore what mobile design is by understanding key design concepts and development approaches which will help you to build an effective mobile app. We will also look at the ‘Internet of Things’ and explore some potential security issues.
Who developed the course?
Accenture Digital Skills is an interactive series of courses that help and prepare people to build the digital skills necessary to gain a job or start a business.
What Will I Learn?
- Describe what mobility is in the context of digital
- Describe the growth of mobility and benefits associated with it
- Describe what mobile design is, including concepts such as wireframes
- Identify seven principles of good mobile app design and the importance of effective design
- Describe what the 'Internet of Things' is and some of the benefits associated with it
- Identify security risks related to the 'Internet of Things'
Topics for this course
WELCOME TO THE COURSE ARTICLE
PROTECTING YOURSELF ONLINE ARTICLE
MEET THE TEAM ARTICLE
Introduction to mobility
WHAT WILL I LEARN? ARTICLE
WHAT IS MOBILITY? VIDEO (02:41)
THE BENEFITS OF MOBILITY VIDEO (02:01)00:02:01
MOBILE TECHNOLOGY GROWTH VIDEO (03:34)00:03:34
WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY VIDEO (02:59)00:02:59
A DAY IN THE LIFE – APP DEVELOPER ARTICLE
REFLECT AND CONNECT DISCUSSION
Security is particularly important as mobile devices are used more frequently. Although we are looking at the "Internet of Things", we need to explore some potential security issues.
In this course, I learned about different mobile products, such as tablet computers and wearable technology. Exploring what mobile design is by understanding key design concepts and development methodologies helps us build an effective mobile application. It's a great course.
This course is an interesting exploration of what mobile communication is, the development of mobile communication technology and the benefits it brings. It also explains why industry experts often refer to "mobile" as "mobility." The benefits are substantial.
This course gives us a deep understanding of the importance of mobile devices in the digital world.