IT TRAINING

Microsoft 20483 – Programming in C#

In this course you acquire the programming skills required to crate Windows applications using the C# language. You will also review the basics of C# program structure, language syntax and implementation details.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?

This course is aimed at developers with experience in C, C++, JavaScript, Objective-C, Microsoft Visual Basic or Java and understand the concepts of object-oriented programming as well as professional developers with at least one month of experience in an object-oriented environment.

what you will learn

What you will learn

Upon completion you will know how to:

  • Core syntax and features of C#
  • Create and call methods, catch and handle exceptions, and the monitoring requirements of large-scale applications
  • Implement the basic structure and essential elements of a typical desktop application
  • Create classes, define and implement interfaces, and create and use generic collections
  • Use inheritance to create a class hierarchy, extend a .NET Framework class, and create generic classes and methods
  • Read and write data by using file input/output and streams and serialize/deserialize data in different formats
  • Create and use an entity data model for accessing a database and use LINQ to query and update data
  • Use the types in the System.Net namespace and WCF Data Services to access and query remote data
  • Build a graphical user interface by using XAML
  • Improve the throughput and response time of applications by using tasks and asynchronous operations
  • Integrate unmanaged libraries and dynamic components into a C# application
  • Metadata of types using reflection, create and use custom attributes, generate code at runtime, and manage assembly versions
  • Encrypt and decrypt data by using symmetric and asymmetric encryption
Prerequisites

Prerequisite

Students need to have:

  • Understanding of how to name, declare, initialize, and assign values to variables within an application
  • Experience using:
  • Arithmetic operators to perform arithmetic calculations involving one or more variables
  • Relational operators to test the relationship between two variables or expressions

Logical operators to combine expressions that contain relational operators

Experience creating:

  • Code syntax for simple programming statements using C# language keywords and recognize syntax errors using the Visual Studio IDE
  • Simple branching structure using an IF statement
  • Simple looping structure using a For statement to iterate through a data array
  • Function that accepts arguments (parameters and returns a value of a specified type

Understanding of how to:

  • Use the Visual Studio IDE to locate simple logic errors
  • Design and build a simple user interface using standard controls from the Visual Studio toolbox
  • Connect to a SQL Server database and the basics of how to retrieve and store data
  • Sort data in a loop
  • Recognize the classes and methods used in a program
Course outline

Course Outline

1. C# Syntax
Writing Applications Using C#
Datatypes, Operators, and Expressions
C# Programming Language Constructs
2. Creating Methods, Handling Exceptions, and Monitoring Applications
Creating and Invoking Methods
Creating Overloaded Methods and Using Optional and Output Parameters
Handling Exceptions
Monitoring Applications
3. Developing the Code for a Graphical Application
Implementing Structs and Enums
Organizing Data into Collections
Handling Events
4. Creating Classes and Implementing Type-Safe Collections
Creating Classes
Defining and Implementing Interfaces
Implementing Type-Safe Collections
5. Creating a Class Hierarchy Using Inheritance
Creating Class Hierarchies
Extending .NET Framework Classes
Creating Generic Types
6. Reading and Writing Local Data
Reading and Writing Files
Serializing and Deserializing Data
Performing I/O Using Streams
7. Accessing a Database
Creating and Using Entity Data Models
Querying Data Using LINQ
Updating Data Using LINQ
8. Accessing Remote Data
Accessing Data Across the Web
Accessing Data in the Cloud
9. Designing the User Interface for a Graphical Application
Using XAML to Design a User Interface
Binding Controls to Data
Styling a User Interface
10. Improving Application Performance and Responsiveness
Implementing Multitasking Using Tasks and Lambda Expressions
Performing Operations Asynchronously
Synchronizing Concurrent Access to Data
11. Integrating with Unmanaged Code
Creating and Using Dynamic Objects
Managing the Lifetime of Objects and Controlling Unmanaged Resources
12. Creating Reusable Types and Assemblies
Examining Object Metadata
Creating and Using Custom Attributes
Generating Managed Code
Versioning, Signing, and Deploying Assemblies
13. Encrypting and Decrypting Data
Implementing Symmetric Encryption
Implementing Asymmetric Encryption

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