Programming in Windows 8 with XAML and C# Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

pwin8xamlc

Duration Duration

21 hours (usually 3 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Knowledge of the basic phrases of software development.

Highly recommended to participate in the training Programming in C# 5.0 with Visual Studio 2012.

Overview Overview

Target group:

Technical Team Leader, Software Developer

Learning objective:

The purpose of training is to acquire the ability to develop business desktop applications in Windows 8 with XAML and C#.

During the course, students become familiar with the MSDN resources and tools to support the development process, such as Microsoft Visual Studio.

Course Outline Course Outline

  1. IDE
    • Introduction to Visual Studio 2012
    • First program - Hello WPF World !
    • Compilation, Debugging
  1. Microsoft .NET
    • What is .NET?
    • CLR and Garbage Collector
    • DLL vs. EXE?
    • Technologies within .NET
  1. Foundations of Windows 8 Development
    • Windows 8 Development History
    • MVVM design pattern - description
    • Windows 8 Development vs. WPF vs. Windows Forms
    • Differences between XAML with  C#, and HTML 5 with JavaScript
  1. In and Out
    • Windows 8 Development project structure
    • XAML, Layout, Dependency Properties
    • Commands and Resources
    • Events
    • Styles and Behaviours
    • Databinding, Data Streams 
  1. Data Flow
    • Data modelling in Windows 8 Development
    • Access to databases
    • LINQ
    • Entity Framework
    • CRUD operations
    • Data Validation
  1. Controls
    • Controls review
    • User Controls a Custom Controls
    • Templates
  1. Advanced topics
    • Asynchronous and parallel operations
    • IoC (Inverse of Control)
    • Unity 2, PRISM
  1. Complete Business Application - Real World Application
    • Development of System Architecture in groups based on the specified Business Case
    • Data modelling
    • Implementation
    • Application testing

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Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Classroom Private Remote
1 £3100 £3100 £2650
2 £1950 £1935 £1710
3 £1567 £1547 £1397
4 £1375 £1353 £1240
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Bradford - Carlisle Business CentreMon, 2016-09-19 09:30£2650 / £3400
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Leicester - St. Georges HouseMon, 2016-09-26 09:30£2650 / £3400
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