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Become a Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer

The Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Web Applications is Microsoft’s main certification designed for developers and programmers.  Earning this certification confirms your ability to develop high-quality, interactive business and consumer applications using ASP.NET MVC, Windows Azure, HTML5, and CSS3.

This also reflects your ability to design and build application solutions that include integrating multiple technologies and span multiple versions of a single technology in the cloud or on-premises.

There are a total of four exams available but you only need to pass three of the exams in order to obtain this certification.  Depending on the programming language you choose (C# or JavaScript) will determine which three exams you must pass.  The exams are as follows:

Exam 70-483: Programming in C#

Exam 70-480: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3

Exam 70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications

Exam 70-487: Developing Microsoft Azure and Web Services

The following Babbage Simmel courses are available to help you prepare for the certification exams:

M-20483: Programming in C# (prepare for exam 70-483) This training course teaches developers the programming skills that are required for developers to create Windows applications using the C# language. During their five days in the classroom students review the basics of C# program structure, language syntax, and implementation details, and then consolidate their knowledge throughout the week as they build an application that incorporates several features of the .NET Framework 4.5.

M-20480: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 (prepare for exam 70-480) This course helps students gain basic HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript programming skills. The course focuses on using HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript to implement programming logic, define and use variables, perform looping and branching, develop user interfaces, capture and validate user input, store data, and create well-structured applications.

M-20486: Developing ASP.NET MVC 4 Web Applications (prepare for exam 70-486) Students will to develop advanced ASP.NET MVC applications using .NET Framework 4.5 tools and technologies. The focus will be on coding activities that enhance the performance and scalability of the Web site application. ASP.NET MVC will be introduced and compared with Web Forms so that students know when each should/could be used.

M-20487: Developing Windows Azure and Web Services (prepare for exam 70-487) Students learn how to design and develop services that access local and remote data from various data sources. Students will also learn how to develop and deploy services to hybrid environments, including on-premises servers and Windows Azure.

Once you are ready to take your exams you can register through Pearson VUE

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