Symbian^1 (S60 5th Edition) UI Programming


A 3-day comprehensive course covering all of the key concepts required to get developers writing professional looking S60 5th Edition applications. Half of the course content is devoted to practical workshops where delegates will have the opportunity to reinforce their new skills by building an application that makes use of the features of the S60 5th Edition SDK. This includes new cutting-edge features such as touchscreen capabilities.

In addition to the practical aspects of the course, there will be an emphasis on the benefits of high quality design for mobile applications. The trainers will discuss both the importance of UI design for small devices as well as some best practice techniques for software design at the UI layer of an application. The primary subject areas are:

  • the Symbian platform GUI framework
  • using touch interaction
  • creating and using controls
  • the view architecture and manipulating views
  • using dialogs, notes, and queries
  • using the status pane, skins, and toolbar APIs


  • Level: Intermediate
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Pre-requisites: Symbian fundamentals (or equivalent experience)
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