The first term curriculum focuses on platform-based development including iOS and Android application development. During this term, various client-side development tools are introduced such as HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. The second term curriculum is based on various applied courses and team projects to ensure that students develop proper skills in publishing native, game, and cross-platform mobile applications on both the App Store and Android Market.

Graduates will apply their problem solving and critical thinking skills to analyze business requirements and design, develop, and implement "real-life" mobile applications. In addition, students will refine their business and communication skills through participation in collaborative team projects.

This Lambton College program is licensed to and delivered by Cestar College (PDF), a licensed private career college in Toronto, Ontario. Students that are registered at Lambton in Toronto are students of a public college and as such, will receive full credit from Lambton College for all Lambton College courses completed at the Cestar College campus in Toronto. Students who meet program graduation requirements will graduate with a credential from Lambton College.

Admission Requirements

A college diploma or university degree in a related field of study

The admissions process is competitive and meeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee admission.

English Language Requirements

IELTS (International English Language Testing Score) of 6.0
(Increasing to 6.5 for September 2017)

Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates can expect a wide variety of rewarding career opportunities that are both challenging and dynamic in nature, and also offer competitive rates of compensation. Courses in the program prepare graduates for careers such as iOS programmer, Android programmer, mobile application developer, software developer, computer programmer, programmer analyst, database developer, web application developer and database specialist. Upon completion of this post-graduate certificate, graduates will be equipped with multidisciplinary skills that can be applied in a variety of careers in the field.

For information about post-graduate work eligibility for international students, please review the Post-Graduate Work Permit Program information.