In this course, experienced developers who know the basics of Windows Forms development gain more advanced Windows Client design and development skills. WinForms and WPF programming models, as well as relative strengths and when to use each technology, are covered.
Before attending this course, students must have an understanding of the problem-solving techniques that apply to software development, including the following principles of software development: Modern software development modelsTypical phases of a software development lifecycleConcepts of event-driven programmingConcepts of object-oriented programmingCreating use-case diagramsDesigning and building a user interfaceDeveloping a structured applicationA general understanding of the purpose, function, and features of following .NET Framework topics:Common Language Runtime.NET Framework class libraryCommon Type SystemComponent interoperationCross-Language InteroperabilityAssemblies in the Common Language RuntimeApplication DomainsRuntime hosts supported by the .NET FrameworkExperience using Visual Studio 2008 in the following task areas:Declaring and initializing typed variables using the Camel case naming conventionUsing arithmetic, relational, and logical operators in code statementsUsing branching statements to control code executionUsing looping statements to iterate through collections or repeat steps until a specified condition is metCreating classes and methods to establish the basic structure of an applicationUsing methods and events to implement the programming logic of an applicationIdentifying syntax and logic errorsAccessing and managing data from a data sourceExperience in object oriented design and development as follows:Creating and accessing classes and class propertiesCreating and accessing methods and overloaded methodsImplementing inheritance, base classes, and abstract classesDeclaring, raising, and handling eventsResponding to and throwing exceptionsImplementing interfaces and polymorphismImplementing shared and static membersImplementing genericsCreating components and class librariesExperience in N-Tier application design and development as follows:Managing a software development processControlling input at the user interface level in Windows Client applicationsDebugging, tracing, and profiling .NET applicationsMonitoring and logging .NET applicationsImplementing basic testing best practicesPerforming basic Data Access tasks with LINQBasics of LINQ to XMLBasics of LINQ to EntitiesBasics of LINQ to SQLImplementing basic security best practices in .NET ApplicationsBasics of Code Access SecurityBasics of Role-Based SecurityBasics of Cryptography ServicesImplementing basic service calls Basics of consuming XML Web ServicesBasics of consuming WCF ServicesUsing .NET Configuration FilesDeploying .Net Framework Applications using ClickOnce and the MS Installer
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is intended for Technology Specialists in the area of Windows Client Development who work in a development environment that uses Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2010 and Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 to create rich client applications for Windows.