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This video training with Garth Schulte covers the basics of programming with Microsoft software, including topics such as storage and data types, polymorphism, database connection methods, and more....
This video training with Garth Schulte covers the basics of programming with Microsoft software, including topics such as storage and data types, polymorphism, database connection methods, and more.

Related Area of Expertise:
  • Programming Level 1

Recommended skills:
  • Experience using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition
  • Knowledge of software development

Recommended equipment:
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition

Related certifications:
  • Various Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist Exams

Related job functions:
  • Software developers

Whether you're looking to begin a career in software development, freshen up on your fundamentals, study for the 98-361 MTA exam, or just learn how to develop software for fun...the road starts here for software developers!

In this course from .NET 4 guru Garth Schulte, you'll gain a solid foundation in programming. Garth will help you understand the software development lifecycle, learn how to solve problems using algorithms, and build applications that target the desktop, the web, servers, and databases. You'll become comfortable using C# programming language and Microsoft's latest and greatest runtime engine, the .NET Framework 4.0.

And of course, you'll finish the course ready to pass the 98-361 exam. Certification shows employers you know your stuff - and if your goal is the MCTS exam, 98-361 will serve as an important stepping stone to that incredibly marketable certification!

Note: The virtual Nugget Lab referenced in this course is not currently available.
1. Introduction to Software Development Fundamentals (18 min)
2. Storage and Data Types (33 min)
3. Decision Structures (36 min)
4. Handling Repetition (37 min)
5. Handling Exceptions (27 min)
6. Classes and Objects (48 min)
7. Inheritance (35 min)
8. Polymorphism (25 min)
9. Encapsulation (35 min)
10. Application Lifecycle Management (20 min)
11. Application Specifications (21 min)
12. Algorithms and Data Structures (41 min)
13. Web Page Development (35 min)
14. Web Application Development (38 min)
15. Web Hosting (24 min)
16. Web Services (26 min)
17. Windows Forms Applications (32 min)
18. Console-Based Applications (23 min)
19. Windows Services (43 min)
20. Relational Database Management Systems (32 min)
21. Database Query Methods (39 min)
22. Database Connection Methods (25 min)

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