Low-Code &
Mobile App Development

Build apps with minimum coding knowledge and skills

Course Overview

Learn the latest trend in software development – using Low-Code (LC) and No-Code (NC) platforms to build digital products for mobile devices. The LC/NC approaches allow businesses and designers to design and build apps with minimum coding knowledge and skills.

You can now launch a product quickly, without having to worry about the technical variances in developing native apps for different operating systems or scalability requirements. The LC/NC approach is a fantastic solution for start-ups to deploy and test its app with limited time and budget. UI and UX designers may also use the LC/NC approach to implement their design into a fully functional product.

Use the LC/NC approach to implement designs into a fully functional product.

Course Aim & Outcome

On completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Design functional mobile app with screen navigation and interactive layout
  • Connect interface to backend database for data storage
  • Prepare app file package for product distribution to App Store/PlayStore

The course is intended for:

  • Designers wanting to join the tech industry as UI/UX designer
  • UI/UX Designers seeking to obtain the skills in implementing their design into a functional product
  • Start-up and SME owners looking for a budgeted solution to product development
  • Face-to-Face: engage with instructor and industry professionals
  • Online Lessons: classes and Q&A sessions can be held via online streaming
  • Online Resources: learning materials can be accessed via online learning platform

On completion of this course*, learners will receive a Certificate in UX/UI Design issued by GreenTomato Academy (GTA).  As a member of the GT Group, GTA is well recognized by the industry and the knowledge and skills obtained from our courses will serve as a solid stepping stone for your career development.

*Must complete the course project and attend minimum 80% of the classes.


Mr. Marco Ho, Curriculum Developer and UX Specialist Linkedin

Proficient in managing onlineMarco Ho Uxpert marketing campaigns from strategic planning to execution.  Cross-disciplinary skills in Marketing, Advertising, Design and Digital Communications.  Experienced in education and training in creative thinking, marketing management, digital marketing and design.

  • Certified Professional Google UX Designer
  • Programme Leader, Digital Marketing, HKDI/IVE
  • Deputy Programme Leader, Business with Design Management, HKDI/IVE
  • External Examiner, HD in Design (Graphic Design), Department of Design, CBCC
  • Master’s Degree, Design Strategies, Hong Kong PolyU

Key Topics

Lesson 1: Navigation Design (with Figma)

  • Navigation bar
  • Tab Menu
  • Menu Design

Lesson 2: Navigation Flow

  • Splash page design
  • Page transition (Slide, Move, Push)
  • Transition loading screen

Lesson 3: Basic Interaction

  • Web view
  • Open website
  • Open share dialog

Lesson 4: Multimedia Interaction

  • Animation with Lottie and Gifs
  • Play Audio
  • Play Video
  1. Lesson 5: Data Input and Interaction

    • Form Input
    • Contact
    • Make a call
    • Send email


    Lesson 6: Search and Filter Database

    • Search
    • Filter
    • Pull-down gesture refresh

Lesson 7: Prepare Assets for Product Launch

  • Screenshots and app icon
  • Dark mode for iOS (status-bar)

Lesson 8: Product submission

  • Package submission
  • Publish package

Learning Environment

Course Detail

Course Code:DE4008
Date:2021/9/1 – 10/20
(Every Wednesday evening)
Time:19:00 – 22:00 (3 hr each class)
Duration:24 hour (Total 8 classes)
Course Calendar:View
Venue:GT Group
20/F., Harbourside HQ, 8 Lam Chak Street,
Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong.
(Early Bird Discount HK$7,182*)
Language:Cantonese + English supporting materials

Applicants should:

  • have basic knowledge of UX/UI design and experience with UX/UI design software
  • be computer-literate with a sound working knowledge of the Windows/Mac operating system
Equipment:Bring your own laptop with Wi-Fi connectivity

*Enroll before Aug 20

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