Software & Application Development: MCSD

Demonstrate your expertise at designing and developing the fast and fluid store apps that are the focal point of the user experience on Windows 8 Consumer Preview by earning the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Windows Store Apps certification. Get recognized for your expertise in creating and deploying modern web applications and services by earning the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Web Applications certification.
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Course Content


  • Programming 1
    • C# Programming
    • GUI Design with XAML and Blend
    • Database Design and Development with SQL
  • Internet Programming 1
    • Creating Web sites and applications with HTML 5, CSS 3 and JavaScript
  • Games Programming
    • Developing games with Unity and C#
  • Programming 2
    • Essentials of windows and universal apps creation
    • Advance windows and universal apps creation
  • Internet Programming 2
    • Creating advance web applications with ASP.Net MVC
    • Creating advance web services with Azure


  • QCTO National Certificate: IT Systems Development (SAQA ID 48872, NQF 5, 131 Credits)


  • MTA 98-361 Programming Fundamentals
  • Outcome – MCSD: Windows Store Applications using C#
    70-483 Programming in C#
    70-484 Essentials of developing Windows metro style apps using C#
    70-485 Advanced Metro Style App Development using C#
  • Outcome – MCSD: Web Applications
    70-480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3
    70-486 Developing ASP.Net 5.0 MVC web applications
    70-487 Developing Windows Azure and Web Services


  • Analyst Programmer, Software Tester, IT Consultant, .Net Web Developer, Software Developer. (Suggestions only)

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CTU Training Solutions | Updated: June 14th, 2018
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