Introduction to Programming & Coding | C# .Net Basics for Non-Developers

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Duration: 5 days
Live Virtual Classroom
Duration: 5 days
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The Introduction to programming and coding | C# .Net basics for non-developers course helps participants acquire coding skills and learn about the best practices for developing object-oriented programs and applications with C# .Net. the course helps build a strong foundation for .Net programming to assist participants in their roles as a developer. The course is a beginner-level course, targeted towards non-developers, and discusses introductory concepts in C# .Net development.

Why this

  • Application development cycle
  • Structure of programs
  • Specific language syntax
  • Error handling techniques
  • Console and file I/O
  • String and character manipulation
  • Using collections
  • Object-oriented programming concepts

What You'll Learn

Anyone who wants to have a basic understanding of coding C# .Net applications and syntax would find this course useful.


  • Overview of Programming Concepts
  • Understanding the Structure of a C# Program
  • Understanding Data Types
  • Working with Variables
  • Reading From and Writing to the Console
  • Overview of the .NET Framework
  • Using Visual Studio
  • Thinking Like a Programmer
  • Designing Algorithms
  • Finding Patterns in Code

  • Conditional Constructs
  • Working with if/else Constructs
  • Working with switch
  • Looping Constructs
  • Working with while Constructs
  • Working with for and foreach
  • Thinking Like a Programmer
  • Making Decisions
  • Designing Loops

  • Using Integer Data Types
  • Using Floating Point Data Types
  • Using Characters and Strings
  • Using Dates
  • Using Booleans
  • Working with Constants and Literals

  • Defining and Calling Subroutines
  • Defining and Calling Functions
  • Understanding Variable Scope
  • Overloading Procedures
  • Passing Parameters
  • Understanding by value vs by reference Parameters
  • Understanding the Call Stack
  • Thinking Like a Programmer
  • Finding the Procedures
  • Refactoring
  • Improving Productivity with Snippets

  • Understanding Object-Oriented Concepts
  • Designing Classes
  • Coding Properties and Methods
  • Initializing Objects with Constructors
  • Overloading Constructors
  • Declaring and Instantiating Objects
  • Calling Properties and Methods
  • Understanding Value Types vs. Reference Types
  • Working with Shared Data Members and Methods
  • Thinking Like a Programmer
  • Finding your Classes

  • Understanding the Role of Namespaces
  • Understanding .NET Namespaces
  • Defining Custom Namespaces
  • Referencing Members in a Namespace
  • Using the using Statement

  • Understanding Arrays
  • Declaring and Instantiating Arrays
  • Iterating through Arrays
  • Working with System.Array Methods
  • Copying, Sorting, Searching and Resizing
  • Passing Arrays to Methods
  • Working with param array Parameters
  • Working with Command-line Arguments
  • Understanding .NET Collections
  • Managing Data Using List
  • Managing Data Using Dictionary
  • Working with LINQ
  • Making LINQ Queries
  • Enumerating LINQ Query Results
  • Working with Anonymous Types
  • Using Extension Methods with LINQ

  • Understanding Inheritance
  • Building Derived Classes
  • Understanding Constructors in Derived Classes
  • Defining and Using Protected Class Members
  • Understanding Polymorphism
  • Defining Overridable Methods
  • Overriding Methods
  • Understanding Abstract Classes
  • Defining Abstract Classes
  • Inheriting from Abstract Classes

  • Overview of Windows forms
  • Designing forms
  • Working with controls
  • Using labels and textboxes
  • Using buttons
  • Using checkboxes and radio buttons
  • Using menus
  • Using list controls
  • Handling events

  • Understanding the ADO.Net object model
  • Opening connections
  • Executing queries using commands
  • Iterating through results using DataReaders
  • Calling stored procedures
  • Passing parameters to stored procedures
  • Working with DataSets
  • Binding data to controls

  • Understanding exception handling
  • Using try/catch to handle exceptions
  • Working with the exception class
  • Understanding exception propagation
  • Using finally to manage cleanup processing
  • Throwing exceptions

    • Using the System.IO Namespace
    • Discovering Drives
    • Working with Directories
    • Working with Files
    • Parsing a File Path
    • Understanding Streams
    • Working with FileStream
    • Reading and Writing Text Files
    • Understanding other Types of Streams

    • Working with the String Class
    • Working with String Literals and Escape Sequences
    • Understanding String Manipulation Performance Issues
    • Working with the StringBuilder Class
    • Formatting Output with String.Format

      • Building Large Scale Applications
      • Designing N-Tier Applications
      • Building .NET Assemblies
      • Referencing Assemblies
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      There are no prerequisites for this course.

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