This course teaches you Visual Basic language syntax, program structure, and
implementation by using Microsoft Visual Studio and the Microsoft .NET
This course provides a solid foundation in Visual Basic to the level necessary
to enable students to attend other courses in the Technical Specialist tracks.
After completing this course, students will be able to_
Describe the purpose of the .NET Framework, and explain how to use Microsoft
Visual Basic and Visual Studio to build .NET Framework applications.
Describe the syntax of basic Visual Basic programming constructs.
Describe how to create and call methods.
Describe how to catch, handle, and throw exceptions.
Describe how to perform basic file I/O operations in a Visual Basic application.
Describe how to create and use new types (enumerations, classes, and
structures), and explain the differences between reference types and value
Describe how to control the visibility and lifetime of members in a type.
Describe how to use inheritance to create new reference types.
Describe how to manage the lifetime of objects and control the use of resources.
Describe how to create properties and indexe