React Native

About This Course

This course is a part of the React Nanodegree Program. After learning React, you can leverage the same principles to not only build dynamic user interfaces for the web, but also for native platforms such as iOS and Android.

Why Take This?

React Native was created with a ""learn once, write anywhere"" mindset. This way, you can leverage the very same principles from React to create a fully functional, cross-platform mobile application. You'll explore everything from setting up a proper development environment to building and styling the application. You’ll incorporate native APIs such as geolocation and local notifications, and even learn how to get your app ready for the Google Play Store and the App Store.

Prerequisites and Requirements

To succeed in this program, you need to have experience with building front-end web applications with: - HTML & CSS - JavaScript - Asynchronous JavaScript (AJAX) - One or More Front-End Frameworks (Angular, Backbone, Ember, and more) - Web Forms You should have familiarity with the following: - Web Accessibility Standards - Using Node Package Manager (NPM) - Git & GitHub - Unix/Linux Command Line Basics
Using React Native, you’ll be able to develop native applications that run on both iOS and Android devices.