MCTS: .NET Framework 4 Windows Applications

This globally recognised MCTS .NET certification validates your skills in Windows Forms, Windows Presentation Foundation, and Microsoft .NET Framework 4 to create Windows-Based applications that run on corporate servers or desktop computers.

Microsoft's MCTS Windows Applications, created using WPF and Windows Forms, allows development of rich user interfaces through inclusion of a variety of media in its applications.

Using WPF a developer can create two-dimensional or three-dimensional graphics, create and manipulate images, create and modify documents, and also share resources across applications.

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the MCTS certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

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Price: $1,650 AUD

At a glance

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Globally recognised


Experience in developing Windows Applications with Visual Studio is recommended



Course length
Self paced, approximately 4.5 weeks
Study mode



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.

MCTS exam 70-511 (by external provider)
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Enrol anytime.


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  • Experience in developing Windows Applications with Visual Studio is recommended

What you'll learn

You'll learn about:

  • Building a user interface by using basic data manipulation techniques 
  • Enhancing a user interface by using advanced techniques
  • Managing data at the user interface layer
  • Enhancing the functionality and usability of a solution
  • Stabilising and releasing a solution

Course structure

6 units

  • Windows application development with VB 2010
  • Creating user interfaces for Windows applications with VB 2010
  • Windows applications content creation and management with VB 2010
  • Windows applications databinding with Visual Basic 2010
  • Customising and managing multithreaded applications with VB 2010
  • Securing and deploying WPF applications with VB 2010

Skillsoft's MCTS certification training will fully prepare you for the MCTS exam 70-511.

Please note that the MCTS exam is held by an external provider.

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 MCTS training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by Microsoft and is globally recognised. 

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  • Enrol in a few steps
  • Receive access to the course by email
  • Support is available as you study

Price: $1,650 AUD