Microsoft 70-486 - Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications

40 Hours / 12 Months / Self-Paced

Course Overview:

This course is designed to help students to prepare for the Microsoft 70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications certification.  This certification exam is intended for developers with a minimum of three to five years of experience developing Microsoft ASP.NET web applications, including two or more years developing MVC-based solutions.

Technologies used in this course: Microsoft Visual Studio 2013, ASP.NET MVC 5.1

This course prepares students to take the Microsoft 70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications certification exam.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Web Development
  • 1.1 Course And Instructor Introduction
  • 1.2 ASP.Net Using Visual Studio
  • 1.3 ASP.Net Tools in Visual Studio
  • 1.4 ASP.Net Data Validation Part 1
  • 1.5 ASP.Net Data Validation Part 2
  • 1.6 ASP.Net Web User Control
  • 1.7 ASP.Net Creating Web Service
  • 1.8 ASP.Net Web Service Explained
  • 1.9 Classes Defined
Module 2: C Sharp
  • 2.1 Intro to C Sharp
  • 2.2 Functions in C Sharp
  • 2.3 If Statements in C Sharp
  • 2.4 Static Variables in C Sharp
  • 2.5 Loops in C Sharp
  • 2.6 Debugging in C Sharp
  • 2.7 Introduction to Windows Forms in C Sharp
  • 2.8 More Windows Forms in C Sharp
  • 2.9 Windows Forms Controls in C Sharp
  • 2.10 Object Oriented Programming in C Sharp
  • 2.11 Constructors and Destructors in C Sharp
  • 2.12 Members of a Class in C Sharp
  • 2.13 Class Inheritance in C Sharp
  • 2.14 Abstract Classes in C Sharp
  • 2.15 Enumerations in C Sharp
  • 2.16 Exception Handling in C Sharp
  • 2.17 Creating XML Documents in C Sharp
  • 2.18 Putting it All Together in a File in C Sharp
Module 3: HTML and CSS Comprehensive Review
  • 3.1 Intro to HTML
  • 3.2 HTML Markup
  • 3.3 Lists in HTML
  • 3.4 Links in HTML
  • 3.5 Tables in HTML
  • 3.6 Forms in HTML
  • 3.7 Intro to CSS
  • 3.8 CSS Color Properties
Module 4: Intro to SQL Server
  • 4.1 Databases Defined
  • 4.2 Tables Defined
  • 4.3 Basic Query Optimization
  • 4.4 Defining and Using Store Procedures
  • 4.5 Creating Stored Procedure
  • 4.6 Executing Store Procedure from C Sharp
  • 4.7 Executing Store Procedure from ASP.Net
  • 4.8 Changing ASP.Net Interface to Retrieve Data Part 1
  • 4.9 Changing ASP.Net Interface to Retrieve Data Part 2
Module 5: Java Script A Comprehensive Introduction
  • 5.1 Intro to Java Script
  • 5.2 Using Java Script for Data Validation
  • 5.3 Using Java Script to Manipulate Documents
  • 5.4 Variables in Java Script
  • 5.5 If Statements in Java Script
  • 5.6 Logical Operators in Java Script
  • 5.7 If Else Statements in Java Script
  • 5.8 Switch Statements in Java Script
  • 5.9 For Loops in Java Script
  • 5.10 For and While Loops in Java Script
Module 6: Object Based Java Script
  • 6.1 Working with String Object
  • 6.2 More on String Object
  • 6.3 The Math Object
  • 6.4 Creating Your Own Objects
  • 6.5 String Manipulation in Java Script
  • 6.6 Programming the Browser in Java Script
  • 6.7 Browser Versions in Java Script
  • 6.8 Working with Forms in Java Script
Module 7: Model View and Controller
  • 7.1 MVC Mindset
  • 7.2 MVC: Defined
  • 7.3 Create an MVC Project
  • 7.4 MVC Project Initial Walkthrough
  • 7.5 MVC Building Routes
  • 7.6 MVC Approach
  • 7.7 Controllers
  • 7.8 Controllers From Scratch
  • 7.9 MVC Routing
  • 7.10 MVC Routing Constraints
  • 7.11 Routing Constraint Attributes
  • 7.12 MVC Attribute Routing
Module 8: A Comprehensive Introduction to jQuery
  • 8.1 What is jQuery
  • 8.2 jQuery Effects
  • 8.3 Get And Set Elements In jQuery
  • 8.4 Add And Remove Elements In jQuery
  • 8.5 CSS In jQuery
  • 8.6 Ancestors And Descendants
Module 9: Course Review
  • 9.1 MVC Best Practices
  • 9.2 Testing The Application
  • 9.3 Writing For Production
  • 9.4 Review: Web Development
  • 9.5 Review: C Sharp
  • 9.6 Review: HTML And CSS
  • 9.7 Review: SQL Server
  • 9.8 Review: Java Script
  • 9.9 Review: Software Development Lifecycle
  • 9.10 Review: Design Patterns
  • 9.11 Review: jQuery
  • 9.12 Conclusion

Certification(s):

This course prepares students to take the Microsoft 70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications certification exam.


System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.
Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
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  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.


** Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated. Software is not included with the purchase of the course, unless otherwise specified. Students are responsible for the purchase and installation of the necessary course software. **