Advanced Windows Store App Development Using HTML5 & JavaScript (5 day hands-on)

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A unique Opportunity to learn Windows 8

Development using HTML5 & JavaScript


SELA is seeking experienced software developers to attend the first class delivery of their Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) courses to receive participant feedback. These courses are comprehensive and complete deliveries designed to train core learning objectives and prepare participants to take the corresponding Microsoft Certification exam. Application form below.

SELA Software is providing this course free of charge and only ask for participants to provide their candid feedback on the course material.

Course Description: In this course, students will learn programming skills and techniques that are required to develop Windows Store apps. This includes a combination of both design and development skills, as well as, ensuring that students are comfortable using and making the most of the Visual Studio and Expression Blend tools.

Logistics: Each course will be taught over 5 consecutive days (40 hours), held from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM daily on the Microsoft Redmond,
Washington campus. Details are provided once an applicant is accepted into the class.

Contact: For questions or more information, please contact Azlin McMann at[masked] or [masked]

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About this Course
In this course the students will learn the more advanced programming skills and techniques that they can use to optimize their Windows Store app and differentiate their app from other apps in the Windows Store. These advanced skills and techniques include a combination of both design and development skills. The students will also learn about supporting the apps that they have published to the Windows Store.

Audience Profile
This course is intended for professional developers who have 1 or more years of experience creating applications for a production environment.

At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
• Add animations and transitions in a Windows Store app to improve the user experience.
• Localize the Windows Store app UI.
• Brand the Windows Store app and improve the loading experience with a splash screen.
• Use various storage mechanisms, choose a suitable caching strategy for their Windows Store app, and use advanced file access methods.
• Create custom controls, extend templated controls, and create and consume WinMD components.
• Implement the Print and Settings contracts and the Play To API.
• Work with the Push Notification Service (WNS).
• Capture media with the camera and microphone.
• Create and consume background tasks.
• Discover device capabilities, interact with devices, and act upon sensor data.
• Implement Windows Store trial licensing and in-app purchasing and advertising.
• Understand how to manage Windows authentication and web authentication in Windows Store apps.
• Diagnose problems and monitor application behavior using tracing and profiling tools and APIs.

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