09 Sep

Windows-Phone-8

Nokia Research Center, Nairobi in conjuction with  C4DLab will be offering a Windows Phone Programming Training starting September 23 to October 18, 2013. The training will be conducted every day 5.30 – 8.00 PM (Monday to Friday) at the PhD Lab.

All participants will be awarded certificates, after successfully completing the programme.

Apps built during the training will be incubated and best apps will be awarded $99 Windows Store accounts for publishing.

There are only 30 slots available, apply for shortlisting here (registration closed!).

The following is the course outline.

1. Day One:

  • ï‚· Basic Windows Tools.

2. Day Two:

  • ï‚· Use of XAML
  • ï‚· Methods & Classes.
  • ï‚· Page Navigation.

3. Day Three:

  • ï‚· Application bar.
  • ï‚· Dialog box.

4. Day four:

  • ï‚· Launchers & Choosers.
  • ï‚· Casting.

5. Day Five:

  • ï‚· Pivot pages & Panorama.

6. Day Six:

  • ï‚· List box.
  • ï‚· Binding data & Data templates .

7. Day Seven:

  • ï‚· Status saving.
  • ï‚· Isolated Settings.

8. Day Eight:

  • ï‚· Isolated storage.

9. Day Nine:

  • ï‚· Local Database (i).

10. Day Ten:

  • ï‚· Local Database (ii).

11. Day Eleven:

  • ï‚· Using online servers.

12. Day Twelve:

  • ï‚· Web Application.

13. Day Thirteen:

  • ï‚· GPS & Maps

14. Day Fourteen:

  • ï‚· Using Expression Blend.

15. Day Fifteen:

  • ï‚· Debugging.

16. Day Sixteen:

  • ï‚· UX

17. Day Seventeen – Twenty:

  • ï‚· Modelling and app incubation