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Introduction to Programming with Visual Studio

Learning Objectives

Explain core programming fundamentals such as computer storage and processing.

  • Explain computer number systems such as binary.
  • Create and use variables and constants in programs.
  • Explain how to create and use functions in a program.
  • Create and use decisions structures in a computer program.
  • Create and use repetition (loops) in a computer program.
  • Explain pseudocode and its role in programming.
  • Explain the basic computer data structures such as arrays, lists, stacks, and queues.
  • Implement object-oriented programming concepts.
  • Create and use classes in a computer program.
  • Implement encapsulation, inheritance, and polymorphism.
  • Describe the base class library (BCL) in the .NET Framework.
  • Explain the application security concepts.
  • Implement simple I/O in a computer program.
  • Identify application errors and explain how to debug an application and handle errors.
  • Identify the performance considerations for applications.

5 day course Normally runs 14:00 to 22:00 Live Online Can be run in person.
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Course Starts Location Price
10975 Introduction to Programming 02-08-2021 Dublin, Ireland
10975 Introduction to Programming 27-09-2021 Dublin, Ireland
10975 Introduction to Programming 15-11-2021 Dublin, Ireland

Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Explain how to use Visual Studio 2017 to create and run a Web application.
  • Describe the new features of HTML5, and create and style HTML5 pages.
  • Add interactivity to an HTML5 page by using JavaScript.
  • Create HTML5 forms by using different input types, and validate user input by using HTML5 attributes and JavaScript code.
  • Send and receive data to and from a remote data source by using XMLHTTP Request objects and Fetch API.
  • Style HTML5 pages by using CSS3.
  • Create well-structured and easily-maintainable JavaScript code.
  • Write modern JavaScript code and use babel to make it compatible to all browsers.
  • Use common HTML5 APIs in interactive Web applications.
  • Create Web applications that support offline operations.
  • Create HTML5 Web pages that can adapt to different devices and form factors.
  • Add advanced graphics to an HTML5 page by using Canvas elements, and by using and Scalable Vector Graphics.
  • Enhance the user experience by adding animations to an HTML5 page.
  • Use Web Sockets to send and receive data between a Web application and a server.
  • Improve the responsiveness of a Web application that performs long-running operations by using Web Worker processes.
  • Use WebPack to package web applications for production.

5 day course Normally runs 14:00 to 22:00 Live Online Can be run in person.
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Course Starts Location Price
20480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 09-08-2021 Dublin, Ireland
20480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 13-09-2021 Dublin, Ireland
20480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 29-11-2021 Dublin, Ireland

Programming in C#

  • Describe the core syntax and features of Visual C#.
  • Create methods, handle exceptions, and describe 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 and to extend a .NET Framework class.
  • Read and write data by using file input/output and streams, and serialize and de-serialize data in different formats.
  • Create and use an entity data model for accessing a database and use LINQ to query data.
  • Access and query remote data by using the types in the System.Net namespace and WCF Data Services.
  • 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 Visual C# application.
  • Examine the metadata of types by 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.

5 day course Normally runs 14:00 to 22:00 Live Online Can be run in person.
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Course Starts Location Price
20483C Programming in C# 16-08-2021 Dublin, Ireland
20483C Programming in C# 23-08-2021 Dublin, Ireland
20483C Programming in C# 08-11-2021 Dublin, Ireland

Developing ASP.NET Core MVC Web Applications

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the Microsoft Web Technologies stack and select an appropriate technology to use to develop any given application.
  • Design the architecture and implementation of a web application that will meet a set of functional requirements, user interface requirements, and address business models.
  • Configure the pipeline of ASP.NET Core web applications using middleware, and leverage dependency injection across MVC application.
  • Add Controllers to an MVC Application to manage user interaction, update models, and select and return Views.
  • Develop a web application that uses the ASP.NET Core routing engine to present friendly URLs and a logical navigation hierarchy to users.
  • Create Views in an MVC application that display and edit data and interact with Models and Controllers.
  • Create MVC Models and write code that implements business logic within Model methods, properties, and events.
  • Connect an ASP.NET Core application to a database using Entity Framework Core.
  • Implement a consistent look and feel across an entire MVC web application.
  • Write JavaScript code that runs on the client-side and utilizes the jQuery script library to optimize the responsiveness of an MVC web application.
  • Add client side packages and configure Task Runners.
  • Run unit tests and debugging tools against a web application in Visual Studio 2017.
  • Write an MVC application that authenticates and authorizes users to access content securely using Identity.
  • Build an MVC application that resists malicious attacks.
  • Use caching to accelerate responses to user requests.
  • Use SignalR to enable two-way communication between client and server.
  • Describe what a Web API is and why developers might add a Web API to an application.
  • Describe how to package and deploy an ASP.NET Core MVC web application from a development computer to a web server.

5 day course Normally runs 14:00 to 22:00 Live Online Can be run in person.
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Course Starts Location Price
20483C Programming in C# 16-08-2021 Dublin, Ireland
20483C Programming in C# 23-08-2021 Dublin, Ireland
20483C Programming in C# 08-11-2021 Dublin, Ireland

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