Microsoft Windows Store App Essentials with HTML5: Overview

Individuals with previous knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3 who are seeking to use those skills in the context of developing apps for the Windows Store platform; Individuals preparing for Exam 70-481: Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps.


Expected Duration
90 minutes

This course offers an introduction to designing and implementing Windows Store Apps using JavaScript and HTML5 on the Windows 8 platform. Also included is an overview of the Windows 8 architecture and user interface functionality. Topics covered include using the Windows RunTime API to implement single page applications in Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 using the Model-View-View-Model design construct.
This course is a part of the preparation materials intended to prepare an individual for Exam 70-481: Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps Using HTML 5 and JavaScript. This exam is a requirement for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Windows Store Apps certification.


Introducing Windows 8.1 and Windows Store Apps UI

  • describe app development on the Windows 8.1 app platform
  • identify the best practices for Windows 8 app design
  • decide how to deploy, design, and troubleshoot Windows Store apps.

Understanding Windows RT and Layered App Design

  • describe how the Windows RT API supports Windows Store app development
  • identify the characteristics of Model View View-Model design
  • recognize how to implement a single page Windows Store app using MVVM design
  • implement a single page app for Windows Store using Model-View ViewModel design





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