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Visual Basic Developer Certificate

Recommended Pre-requisites

  • Use Microsoft Windows - one year minimum general experience
  • Program in a computer programming language
  • Apply structured programming concepts
  • Express a strong interest in computer programming

Overview
The Microsoft Visual Basic™ Language certificate series introduces students to the basics of Visual Studio and how to build VB Windows applications. They learn about declaring variables, using IF statements, looping, trapping exceptions and to declare and control cursors. As well, the student will learn how to create windows console applications. Exercises and lab sessions reinforce the learning objectives and provide students the opportunity to gain practical hands-on experience.

Certificate: In order to obtain a certificate, the following items must be completed:

  1. Completion of the courses shown below. Courses should be completed in the order shown below.
  2. A final project during which the participant will demonstrate knowledge of Visual Basic.

Introduction to Visual Basic
This course helps participants understand the essential concepts of using the Visual Basic programming language. The student will learn the essentials of using Variables, IF statements, Looping and various functions. Exercises and lab sessions reinforce the learning objectives and provide students the opportunity to gain practical hands-on experience.

Intermediate Visual Basic
This course helps participants understand the intermediate concepts of using Visual Basic. The student will learn the essentials of working with data manipulation statements and iterative controls including IF and LOOP statements. Exercises and lab sessions reinforce the learning objectives and provide students the opportunity to gain practical hands-on experience.

Advanced Visual Basic
This course helps participants understand the advanced concepts of using Visual Basic. The student will learn the essentials of working with Cursor Management, Error Handlers, and Advanced Variable Constructs. Exercises and lab sessions reinforce the learning objectives and provide students the opportunity to gain practical hands-on experience.

Project in Visual Basic
A comprehensive project will be presented allowing the student to utilize the skills acquired in the Visual Basic Language classes. This comprehensive project will include the objectives required to create and comprehend the language statements addressed in the Visual Basic classes. Success in this project qualifies the student for certification as a Visual Basic Developer.

 

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