Developing Microsoft® SharePoint® Server 2013 Core Solutions M20488

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Our price: from £1,876 per person

Course overview:

In this course, students learn core skills that are common to almost all SharePoint development activities.


Before attending this course, students must have::

A working knowledge of using Visual Studio 2010 or Visual Studio 2012 to develop solutions.
A basic working knowledge of SharePoint solution development, either in SharePoint 2013 or in earlier versions of SharePoint.
A working knowledge of Visual C# and the .NET Framework 4.5.
A basic understanding of ASP.NET and server-side web development technologies, including request/response and the page lifecycle.
A basic understanding of AJAX and asynchronous programming techniques.
A basic working knowledge of client-side web technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
Familiarity with approaches to authentication and authorization, including claims-based authentication.

Who Should Attend:

The course is intended for professional developers who develop solutions for SharePoint products and technologies in a team-based, medium-sized to large development environment. While some familiarity with SharePoint solution development is required, candidates are not expected to have prior experience with the new features in SharePoint Server 2013.

The ideal candidate is a technical lead with at least four years of SharePoint and web development experience. The candidate is responsible for designing custom code for projects that are deployed to or interact with SharePoint environments. This includes: Selecting an appropriate approach and building customizations in SharePoint. Creating and implementing a strategy for solution packaging, deployment, and upgrading. Identifying SharePoint data and content structures for customizations.Performing diagnostics and debugging. Planning and designing applications for scalability and performance.Identifying and mitigating performance issues of customizations. Understanding authentication and authorization.Experience with Windows PowerShell. Broad familiarity with SharePoint capabilities.Familiarity with Online Services such as Azure and SharePoint Online.

Training Course Overview/Content:

These include working with the server-side and client-side object models, developing and deploying features, solutions, and apps, managing identity and permissions, querying and updating list data, managing taxonomy, using workflow to manage business processes, and customizing the user interface.

Module 1: SharePoint as a Developer Platform

Introducing the SharePoint Developer Landscape
Choosing Approaches to SharePoint Development
Understanding SharePoint 2013 Deployment and Execution Models
Module 2: Working with SharePoint Objects

Understanding the SharePoint Object Hierarchy
Working with Sites and Webs
Working with Execution Contexts
Module 3: Working with Lists and Libraries

Using List and Library Objects
Querying and Retrieving List Data
Working with Large Lists
Module 4: Designing and Managing Features and Solutions

Working with Features
Deploying Solutions
Working with Sandboxed Solutions
Module 5: Working with Server-Side Code

Using Event Receivers
Using Timer Jobs
Storing Configuration Data
Module 6: Managing Identity and Permissions

Managing Permissions in SharePoint 2013
Configuring Forms-Based Authentication
Customizing the Authentication Experience
Module 7: Managing Custom Components and Site Lifecycles

Defining Custom Lists
Defining Custom Sites
Managing SharePoint Sites
Module 8: Introducing Apps for SharePoint

Overview of Apps for SharePoint
Developing Apps for SharePoint
Module 9: Client-Side SharePoint Development

Using the Client-Side Object Model for JavaScript
Using the REST API with JavaScript
Module 10: Developing Remote Hosted SharePoint Apps

Configuring Remote Hosted Apps
Developing Remote Hosted Apps
Module 11: Publishing and Distributing Apps

Understanding the App Management Architecture
Understanding App Packages
Publishing Apps
Installing, Updating, and Uninstalling Apps
Module 12: Automating Business Processes

Building Workflows by using Visio 2013 and SharePoint Designer 2013
Developing Workflows in Visual Studio 2012
Module 13: Managing Taxonomy

Working with Content Types
Working with Advanced Features of Content Types
Module 14: Customizing User Interface Elements

Using Client-Side User Interface Components
Customizing the SharePoint List User Interface
Module 15: Working with Branding and Navigation

Branding and Designing Publishing Sites
Tailoring Content to Platforms and Devices
Configuring and Customizing Navigation


This course helps prepare candidates for exam 70-488.
Exam 70-488: Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions: counts as credit toward the following certification(s):
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): SharePoint Applications.

This course is running at the following venues:

Chancellor Court, 21 The Calls, Leeds, LS2 7EH
3rd Floor, International House, London, E1W 1UN
36 & 44 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4DT
120 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1AR
The Hub City College, Chapel Road, Southampton, SO14 5GL
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