VB.NET - Beginner

9 Hours, 5 Minutes


Delivery Method

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This class is part of a 12‑month Educate 360 Pro Subscription

Course Overview

This course is the beginning track for certification. It's designed for the beginning VB.NET programmer, although there are topics of an advanced nature. The topics discussed within this curriculum focus primarily on VB.NET code and not interface design or true event-based programming.

Course Objectives

VB.net and Framework, First Project, Declare Variables, Classes and Objects, LINQ, Reading and Writing Files, Flow Expressions, Arrays, Exceptions and Errors, Debugging, Garbage Collector

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - VB.net and Framework

  • VB.net and Framework

3 - First Project

  • First Project

4 - Declare Variables

  • Declare Variables
  • Numeric Variables
  • String Variables
  • Variable Scope
  • Type Conversion

5 - Flow Expressions

  • Flow Expressions
  • Decision Statements
  • Iteration Statements
  • Functions and Methods

6 - Classes and Objects

  • Classes and Objects
  • Defining a Class
  • Constants and Enum
  • Constructors
  • Value and Reference Types

7 - Arrays

  • Arrays: Single Dimensional
  • Arrays: Multi Dimensional
  • Array Lists
  • Arrays: Type Safe Lists

8 - LINQ

  • LINQ
  • Filter and Sort
  • Joining Data

9 - Exceptions and Errors

  • Syntax and Logic Errors
  • Exception Handling
  • Custom Exceptions

10 - Reading and Writing Files

  • Reading and Writing Files
  • Path Object
  • StreamReader

11 - Debugging

  • Common Errors
  • Breakpoints
  • Watch Window
  • Immediate Window

12 - Garbage Collector

  • Garbage Collector

13 - Conclusion

  • Course Recap

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