In this course students will learn essential 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.

Course objectives

  • Describe review the Windows 8 platform and features, and explore the basics of a Windows app interface.
  • Create the User Interface layout and structure by using XAML.
  • Use data binding to present data in the UI.
  • Implement the AppBar and layout controls.
  • Handle files and streams.
  • Respond to application lifecycle events using Process Lifetime Management and the PLM extensibility points provided by the Visual Studio 2012 templates.
  • Use templates to create the UI.
  • Handle navigation scenarios in a Windows Store app.
  • Design and implement contracts such as Search, Share and Settings.
  • Implement tiles and toast notifications in a Windows Store app.
  • Respond to mouse, keyboard and touch events, including gestures.
  • Deploy a Windows Store app to the Windows Store or an enterprise store.

Course Modules

  • Module 1: Overview of the Windows 8 Platform and Windows Store Apps
  • Module 2: Creating User Interfaces using XAML
  • Module 3: Presenting Data
  • Module 4: Implementing Layout Using Windows 8 Built-In Controls
  • Module 5: Handling Files in Windows Store Apps
  • Module 6: Windows Store App Process Lifetime Management
  • Module 7: Working with Resources, Styles, and Templates
  • Module 8: Designing and Implementing Navigation in a Windows Store App
  • Module 9: Implementing Windows 8 Contracts
  • Module 10: Implementing Tiles and User Notifications
  • Module 11: Designing and Implementing a Data Access Strategy
  • Module 12: Responding to Mouse and Touch
  • Module 13: Planning for Windows Store App Deployment

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