Introduction to C# Programming

Learn how to use Visual Studio Express to code C# software applications.

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Learn how to use Visual Studio Express to code C# software applications.
  • Duration

    1-2 Hours
  • Assessment

  • Certification

  • Publisher

    Channel 9




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Introduction to C# Programming presents the basics of programming in C# using the Visual Studio Express from Microsoft. The course begins by showing you how to download and install Visual Studio Express, which is a free software package available from Microsoft, in a step-by-step manner.

You will then be guided around and shown the features and functions of the Visual Express Integrated Development Environment (IDE). The .NET Framework is the software framework developed by Microsoft that runs primarily on Microsoft Windows and you will be shown how C# can be used to create .NET applications. You will learn how to correctly format code in C# and how to use the IDE to review C# code for errors.

You will learn how programs written for .NET Framework execute in a software environment known as Common Language Runtime (CLR) and how the CLR provides services such as security, memory management, and exception handling. Finally, you will learn how to declare variables and assign values in C#, and how to create branches with the if .. else ... then decision statement and the conditional operator.

This course on C# Programming will be of great interest to all learners who would like to learn more about C# programming and how to use Visual Studio Express for programming software applications.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course you will be able to: - Install Visual Studio Express 2013 for Windows Desktop; - Write basic code in the C# programming language; - Review C# code for errors; - Organise the Visual C# Express Edition Integrated Development Environment; - Declare variables and assign values; - Create branches with the if decision statement and the conditional operator.


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