(Retired) Programming with the Microsoft .NET Framework Using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008


This five day, instructor-led course provides an introduction to developing n-tier applications for the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 environment using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack 1 (SP1). Both this course and the 6367A course prepare students for the 646x series of Technology Specialist courses.


Before attending this course, students must have:

  • an understanding of problem-solving techniques that apply to software development
  • a basic understanding of Web, Macro, and Microsoft Windows scripting techniques, and some experience writing scripts
  • a general understanding of the purpose, function, and features of the .NET Framework
  • experience using Visual Studio 2008
  • experience in object-oriented design and development.


After completing this course, students will gain the skills to:

  • manage a software development process
  • create classes in Visual Studio 2008
  • add data validation to ASP.NET and Windows Form applications
  • debug and profile applications
  • monitor and log .NET Framework applications
  • test .NET Framework applications
  • use the new language features in VB.NET and C# that support Language-Integrated Query (LINQ)
  • use LINQ to Datasets, LINQ to Objects, LINQ to XML, LINQ to Entities, and LINQ to SQL
  • implement security in .NET applications
  • create and send a Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) mail message
  • create and set network credentials
  • configure .NET Framework applications
  • deploy a .NET Framework application
  • create a Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application.

On-Site Training

If you need training for three or more people, ask us about training at your site. You can enjoy the convenience of reduced travel cost and time, as well as a familiar environment for your staff. Additionally, we can customise the course for your business needs.

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