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Introduction to Visual Basic

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Introduction to Visual Basic
  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • Introduction to Visual Basic will present you with the skills and knowledge allowing you to successfully write code using the visual basics program. The course begins by introducing you to Visual Studio and takes a step-by-step approach to ensure you create your first visual basic program with ease.

    You will learn about the correct way to install visual basic to get the most out of your program. You will also learn about the key features of visual basics that you will use to create functioning applications.

    The course will then present you with information to help you begin writing your code. You will study about code files, solutions, data types, variables, and other functions of visual basics that are necessary to know in order to successfully create an application for your end users. The course will complete by informing you about the If, Then, and Else statements, and how each statement can be used in your code to create different functions for the end user.

    This Alison course is video-based which will be beneficial to you in order for you to see first-hand how visual basic works and how to write your own code.

  • Having completed this course you will be able to: - Explain the fundamentals of programming. - Describe the features of the Visual Basic programming language. - Build applications on a Windows platform. - Select a custom installation for Visual Studio 2015. - Explain where to type your Visual Basic code. - Define the syntax of Visual Basic. - Explain how code files are organised into projects and solutions. - Describe where projects are stored by default on your computer. - Describe how to initialise variables. - Explain how an integer is used.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to celebrate and share your success. It is:

    • Ideal to include with CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • A way to show your ability to learn and achieve high results


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