Introduction to XAML and Application Development - Microsoft

edX
Online

Free

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  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Learn the core XAML skills needed to develop applications for the Universal Windows Platform. The following course, offered by Edx, will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!

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Requirements: Experience developing .NET applications with C# Experience using Visual Studio

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Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Application Development
IT Development
Applications
XAML
Universal Windows Platform

Course programme

Interested in developing applications for the Universal Windows Platform? This programming course from Microsoft covers the core XAML skills you’ll need to get started in creating Windows applications.  By completing this XAML course, you will gain experience developing XAML markup and C# code using Visual Studio 2015. We’ll cover both beginner and intermediate tasks that are required to developer professional applications for the Universal Windows Platform. You’ll complete hands-on labs to learn the essential XAML programming tasks that are the basic components of real-world applications that are distributed between a wide variety of devices including desktop computers, laptops, tablets, phones, gaming consoles, microcontrollers, interactive whiteboards and augmented reality devices.

What you'll learn
  • Basic XAML and C# fundamentals and programming
  • Using XAML to create objects
  • Extending the functionality of XAML controls
  • Creating Universal Windows applications using XAML

Additional information

Sidney Andrews Sidney Andrews is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and Director of Developer Training with Opsgility. He has a background in ASP.NET web development and also extensive experience with client and device development leveraging XAML. Sidney is the author of both the 10978A: Introduction to Azure for Developers and 20532B: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions official courses for Microsoft. He also regularly travels to user groups, conferences and code camps to talk about the Azure platform including Ignite, //build and SharePoint Conference.