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Classroom training -  Introduction to Visual C#

Classroom Training

C# for Beginners

Classroom training course - online version also available

£695 + VAT for most venues (£795 + VAT for London)

2 days

If you're just starting to learn how to program in Visual C#, this is the course for you! The beginner course spends the minimum amount of time on the user interface, and instead concentrates on the things you'll need to know, such as declaring variables, writing conditions, looping and using lists.

Course details

  • Locations for Introduction to Visual C# coursesPossible locations:London, Manchester, Online
  • Next Introduction to Visual C# course locationNext classroom course:Thu 20 August 2020
  • Introduction to Visual C# course timesTime:09.30-16.30

Course Contents

The contents of this course are as follows:

Creating forms

  • Drawing controls
  • Formatting forms

Coding form events

  • Forms and their events
  • The two event arguments

Laying out your code

  • Commenting out code
  • Using regions

C# variables

  • Creating and using variables
  • The types of variable

Covered if time allows If time

Enumerations and constants

  • Enumerations
  • Constants

Conditions

  • Using IF and ELSE
  • The SWITCH statement

Modular code

  • Passing arguments
  • Writing functions

Arrays

  • Using arrays
  • Splitting text

Looping

  • Looping n times
  • WHILE loops
  • Looping over collections

Files and folders

  • Stream readers and writers
  • The USING statement
  • FileInfo and DirectoryInfo

Debugging and trapping errors

  • The TRY clause
  • Stepping through code
  • Setting breakpoints

Using lists

  • Populating lists
  • Finding items

Properties in C#

  • RO, WO and RW properties
  • Coding properties

You'll find this course easier if you've done some programming in other languages, but this isn't a prerequisite.

Why Choose Us?

Sample customer feedback

Our thanks to everyone who agreed to share their thoughts (note that some of these reviews may be for our online courses).

"Very good trainer, approachable style, made the course content very easy to understand. All course materials were great and very useful. Great venue."

Myfyr Prys (Prifysgol Bangor University)

"The course was very interesting and interactive. I've attended previous courses (as have colleagues). Will attend further courses."

David Williamson (National Nuclear Laboratory)

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Scheduled Introduction to Visual C# training dates

Here are the classroom Introduction to Visual C# courses we have scheduled for the next 3 months:

Dates Days Venue Price Booking
Thu/Fri 20-21 August 2020 2 £695 Book places
Tue/Wed 20-21 October 2020 2 £695 Book places
Date(s) Venue
20/08
20/10

All prices exclude VAT. If you can't see the dates you want, ask us about running onsite C# training at your offices (we'll even provide and set up the computers).

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