MCSD Windows Store Apps Using C#


This course has been replaced by MCSA Web Applications and MCSD App Builder

  • 1

    Prove you have what it takes

    Show prospective employers and partners that you can create fast and fluid Metro style apps to meet consumer demand.

  • 2

    Industry leading credential

    The MCSD is a leading certification for IT professionals who design, develop and create cutting edge solutions using Microsoft technologies.

  • 3

    High salary

    The average salary for an MCSD certified professional is currently £53,000, so it's a rewarding and lucrative career path to walk down.

Your quick course guide

Certification: Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer - MCSD - Windows Store Apps Using C#

Study time: Full time - 15 to 20 days | Part time - three to four months

Vendor: Microsoft

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: None

Assessment: Exam based - 70-483, 70-484 + 70-485

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Programmers and developers looking to certify their experience and skills developing Windows store apps in C#

Included in your modules

70-483: Programming in C#

  • Managing program flow
  • Creating and using types
  • Debugging and security implementation
  • Implementing data access

70-484: Essentials of developing Windows store apps using C#

  • Getting familiar with Windows 8.1 UI and layout
  • Working with data and files
  • Navigation and layout in Windows store apps 
  • Working with charms and contracts 
  • Working with the app bar, semantic zoom, user input and process lifetime management
  • Authentication, authorization and app deployment

70-485: Advanced Windows store app development using C#

  • Data management
  • The UI + printing
  • Media and devices
  • Security + optimising
  • Testing + deployment

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  • Global community of peers
  • Expert mentors
  • Test prep
  • Unlimited access
  • Training mapped to Microsoft exam curriculum
  • Award winning training used globally by leading corporate clients

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Why join us?

  • Award winning customer support
  • We know the job market inside out
  • Trusted by the giants
  • Value for money
  • CV detox - exclusive to our students
  • We're with you from start to finish
  • Expert career advice
  • Progress reports
  • Exam booking support
  • All UK students receive an NUS student discount card
  • Your success is our success

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