Web Development Fundamentals

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This MTA Microsoft Technology Associate Training Course will provide the core knowledge and skills in creating web-based applications by using Microsoft Visual Studio, the .NET Framework, and managed code.  Earning an MTA certification helps prove your knowledge of fundamental technology concepts. Having a validated certification from Microsoft can help you launch a successful career in this field.  

On Completion of this course, learners will be able to:
Program Web Applications
Work with Data and Services
Troubleshoot and Debug Web Applications
Work with Client-Side Scripting
Configure and Deploy Web Applications

Audience Profile
The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
is Microsoft’s newest suite of technology certification exams that validate fundamental knowledge needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies. This program provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in technology and assumes some hands-on experience or training, but does not assume on-the-job experience.

There are not specific entry requirements.

Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. If you are just starting your IT career path or are looking to enhance your understanding of IT fundamentals, MTA certification can validate your core knowledge and as an industry-recognised credential, it can also enhance your credibility.

Unit 1: Programming Web Applications

  • Customize the layout and appearance of a Web page
  • Understand ASP.NET intrinsic objects
  • Understand state information in Web applications
  • Understand events and control page flow
  • Understand controls
  • Understand configuration files

Unit 2: Working with Data and Services

  • Read and write XML data
  • Distinguish between DataSet and DataReader objects
  • Call a service from a Web page
  • Understand DataSource controls
  • Bind controls to data by using data binding syntax
  • Manage data connections and databases

Unit 3: Troubleshooting and Debugging Web Applications

  • Debug a Web application
  • Handle Web application errors

Unit 4: Working with Client-Side Scripting

  • Understand Client-side scripting
  • Understand AJAX concepts

Unit 5: Configuring and Deploying Web Applications

  • Configure authentication and authorization
  • Configure projects, solutions, and reference assemblies
  • Publish Web applications
  • Understand application pools

Microsoft Certification can take you from the start of your career to its pinnacle. Certification can increase your visibility, differentiate you from your peers, and bring you recognition for your knowledge and skills.

Learners take the Web Development Fundamentals: MTA Exam 98-363.  Assessment of this valuable qualification is carried out Online.  On Completion of the Course the learner will have the requisite knowledge to sit the Professional Examination at any PearsonVue testing center or for Local students at: 7 Belvedere Place, Dublin 1. 

MTA: Web Development Fundamentals Certificate

The MTA certification provides the foundational knowledge necessary to pursue other Microsoft certifications.  The certification is proof of a person's competence across a spectrum of skills in creating Web-based applications using Visual Studio, .NET Framework, and managed code.

Having a validated certification from Microsoft can help you launch a successful career - create a new entry point to help those who are new to IT to jump start their careers with a recognised industry standard qualification.  Earning an MTA certification helps prove your knowledge of fundamental technology concepts.

Skills Measured

Web Applications Data and Services                                          
Troubleshooting and Debugging Web Applications Client-Side Scripting
Configuring and Deploying Web Applications  

When you earn an MTA certification, you become a member of our Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) community. You get access to members-only benefits, such as special offers, a transcript tool, and private newsgroups where you can network, find peer support, and share your accomplishments with millions of MCPs worldwide.

Expert Instructor-Led Training using only the IT industry’s finest instructors. This elearning course provides a personal learning experience that gives you all the benefit of hands-on training with the flexibility of doing it around your schedule 24/7.  Unlike a live class, you can study at your own pace.

Interactive Exercises
The courseware includes real world, interactive exercises that always focus on real world scenarios and skill-set development. 

The course is structured to enable learners to retain and recall the knowledge by teaching learners using interactive exercises.  Features such as actionable analytics and study planner help in keeping students focused.

Practice Test Sets 
Course include full length practice test sets designed to test your knowledge under real exam conditions. Each course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure you are 100% prepared before taking your certification exam.

Exercises, Quizzes & Flashcards
Exercises, quizzes and flashcards prepare you for your exams differently and more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. You will have practice quizzes, flashcards and exercises after each module to ensure you are confident on the topic you have completed before proceeding. This will allow you to gauge your effectiveness before moving to the next module in your course.