Make a Cross-Platform App: Intro to Flutter and IDE Setup


Short on time and lacking a team of UX designers? Google’s free development framework, Flutter, takes the fear and loathing out of creating a cross-platform (iOS, Android, Web) mobile app. Flutter harnesses the power of Dart to run the same codebase on multiple device operating systems. This class quickly guides you over the Flutter learning curve so you can be ‘hot reloading’ custom UIs in less than two hours. Oh, and those UIs will look amazing on both iPhone and Android. The buzz around Flutter is ramping up, so this is a chance to earn your early-adopter badge.

This class will be hosted via Zoom. You will receive an email with the Zoom link a day before the class. Attendance will be taken and the session will be recorded.


  • Mobile App Dev

About Course


  • Coderead some basic widgets
  • Learn how Flutter manages the all-important state
  • Use custom classes for display in widgets
  • Write both Stateless and Stateful widgets
  • Populate different widgets with the same data in the build context


  • Know the difference between Stateful and Stateless widgets
  • Use a toolbox of Flutter techniques to write mobile apps
  • Have familiarity with packages that interact with device components, like camera and sensors



This class is part of the Dart/Flutter two-part sequence. The prior class, Coding Cross-Platform with Dart will help you dive into the world of Flutter widgets. For more information, start with

This class is part of our Mobile Development Track

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