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Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA): Software Development Fundamentals

Please note that Microsoft have retired this exam. Please speak to our consultants to understand the new Microsoft role based exams

Why choose the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA): Software Development Fundamentals?

If you’re working towards a career as an IT development professional, the MTA Software Development Fundamentals is the perfect one to teach you the basics.

It teaches you core programming concepts and helps you understand the basics in object-oriented programming and general software development.

You’ll learn all about web and desktop applications too, as well as the fundamentals of databases.

OverviewWhat you'll learnWhat's included

Course Guide

The key facts about your online training

Certification: Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA): Software
Development Fundamentals

Study time: 17 hours

Vendor: Microsoft

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™, Career Services and expert mentoring

Prerequisites: None

Assessment: 1 x 45 minute exam. Also includes practice exam and questions

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: For those intending to build a career as a software developer, this track helps prepare you for hands on product training and the MCSD certification

Included in your modules

Programming Structure, Methods, & Variables
Programming Strings & Data Structures
Flowcharts, Tables, & Conditional Statements
Recursion, Exceptions, Randomization, & Sorting
Windows and Web Applications
Windows Forms Applications
Structures of Object-oriented Programming
JavaScript Rules, Functions, & HTML Elements
Windows Store Applications
Databases, Rules, & Procedures

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Salary Indicator

Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
Junior Software Developer
Average Salary
You can earn
Average Salary
Senior Software Development Engineer
Source: Adzuna


You can earn an average of £47,400.00 a year

There is a very real prospect of companies being denied the rewards of digital technology because of a gap in skills

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Stepping stone in your career

This beginners training for software development is the starting point leading to the MCSA Web Applications and MCSD App Builder

Prove you have what it takes

A certification that assesses and validates your core technical knowledge and enhances your technical credibility

Great earnings

Microsoft developers earn an average wage of £48,000, so it's a lucrative and promising career path to start walking down

Why learn with us?

We'll get you career ready and help place you into the industry
Learn from home 24/7
Award winning digital education
Global community of over 40,000 students
Industry leading tuition with 1:1 personal tutor access
Unrivalled 360 Career Services and StudentCare™
Access virtual seminars and live classrooms
We only partner with the biggest accreditors in the world
Gain invaluable industry experience
Exclusive student benefits; Alumni community, TOTUM, industry events and lots more
Change career, start fresh or simply advance in your current role

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