MCSD: Sharepoint Applications

  • Validate your skills in developing Microsoft Sharepoint sites with this Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Sharepoint Applications certifiation
  • Get weekday email support from expert mentors
  • Study online at your own pace

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Sharepoint Applications.

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At a glance

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Career Opportunities

Globally recognised


At least four years of SharePoint & web development experience



Course length
4 weeks
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Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

MCSD exam 70-488
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Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

If you want to be an expert of a particular software package or project management practice, a Skillsoft course will prepare you completely for the certification exam.

The certifications include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Six Sigma, PRINCE2 and more.

Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

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You'll need a working knowledge of:

  • Using Visual Studio 2010 or Visual Studio 2012
  • SharePoint solution development, either in SharePoint 2013 or in earlier versions of SharePoint
  • Visual C# and the .NET Framework 4.5
  • ASP.NET and server-side web development technologies, including request/response and the page lifecycle
  • AJAX and asynchronous programming techniques
  • Client-side web technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Authentication and authorization, including claims-based authentication

What you'll learn

You'll learn about:

  • Creating content types, managing content behaviors, provisioning, and maintaining sites throughout their lifecycle
  • Principles for user and application authentication and authorisation
  • Solutions to store, access, and handle large amounts of data
  • Creating custom user interface elements
  • How to manage app lifecycles

Course structure

7 units

  • Planning sites
  • Implement security
  • Managing data
  • Manage solutions
  • User experience
  • Business processes
  • Create Office Apps

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, the premier global provider of IT e-learning courseware.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer Microsoft training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by Microsoft and is globally recognised. 

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

After 12 months, you will be charged an interest rate of 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be repaid.

Most working Australian adults are eligible. See Am I Eligible? for details.

A SEEK Learning consultant can help you set up this payment plan. There is a $99 annual fee. Terms and conditions apply.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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