This is a community organised study group following the syllabus of MIT 6.S198: Open Source Software Development for Educational Mobile Computing. This course will give you experience being part of the open-source development team for MIT App Inventor (, a cloud-based development environment where people can quickly create apps for Android devices by plugging together program blocks with a graphical user interface. App Inventor runs as a free worldwide service with 40,000 unique active users a week and a million users in total.

To enroll for this online study group, check out pre-requisities in Week 0. Enrollment is open, and you can join the study group anytime.

For any questions, feel free to contact the App Inventor Open Source Group or check out the App Inventor Sources website for documentation.

NOTE: This study group is not related in any official way with MIT; we are just following the materials made available for the class.