CIS165DBC (Windows 8 App Development: A/V Components, Locations & Maps, and Packaging & Deploying the App)

Building upon desktop application development with Visual Studio using VB.NET or C# languages, developing apps for Windows 8 utilizes XAML for interface design. Windows 8 utilizes UI design standards that are unique from previous versions. This course focuses on adding audio visual components, working with locations and maps, and packaging and deploying the app.
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Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Rio Salado College
Project Name:
National Information, Security, and Geospatial Technology Consortium (NISGTC)
Microsoft Windows 8, Programming, Mobile, C#, VB.NET, App, Application, Development, XAML, Interface, Coding, Visual Basic, Tablet, software, design

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Business & Industry Leadership Teams (BILTs)
Industry Sector:
Information Technology -- Computer Operating Systems (Programming), Digital Forensics, Cyber Security, Network Security, IT Security (51)
Computer and Mathematical Occupations (15-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (11)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Active - requires user to respond to prompts, questions, etc.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Other
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None
Course Note:

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Creative Commons License
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