VB.NET Fundamentals

Learn all the standard syntax of Visual Basic such as defining variables, if statements, and loop constructs. Learn object-oriented principles such as inheritance, overloading and overriding.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 21, 2019
Duration
3h 26m
Table of contents
Course Overview
What Can I Build with Visual Basic .NET?
Using Variables, Operators, and Constants
Object-oriented Programming in Visual Basic
Create Your Own Reusable Visual Basic DLLs
Utilizing Visual Basic Collections
If Statements and Looping in Visual Basic
Create an MVC Application Using Visual Basic
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 21, 2019
Duration
3h 26m
Description

In this course you learn the syntax of the Visual Basic language so when you are done, you will have a foundational knowledge on how to program applications in .NET. First you learn about .NET and Visual Basic for development. Next you learn about variables, operators and constants. You then learn object-oriented principles and how to create reusable DLLs. Collections such as ArrayList, Dictionary and generic List objects are explored next. Finally, you learn about if statements and loop constructs. Along the way you build several reusable DLLs, a WPF application and an MVC application. When you are finished with this course you will have the skills and knowledge to build .NET applications using Visual Basic. Software required: Visual Studio 2019, .NET 4.5+, Visual Basic.

About the author
About the author

Paul loves teaching and technology, and has been teaching tech and business topics for over 30 years. Paul helps clients develop applications, and instructs them on the best use of technology.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hello! My name is Paul Sheriff, and welcome to my course, VB.NET Fundamentals. I am a business solutions architect at Fairway Technologies with over 32 years of experience creating enterprise applications. Have you been tasked with taking over a Visual Basic .NET application? Do you wish to use the Basic language to develop cutting-edge applications in .NET? If so, then this course is designed for you. In this course, you're going to learn the syntax and features of the VB.NET language and how you can use it to create .NET applications. Some of the major topics we cover include what you can build with VB.NET using variables, operators, and constants, object-oriented programming, create reusable DLLs, build a WPF application, .NET collections, if statements and loop constructs, building an MVC application. By the end of this course, you'll have gained the knowledge necessary to create great .NET applications using VB.NET. For this course, I assume you are familiar with programming fundamentals. I hope you'll join me on your journey to learning the VB.NET language in my course, VB.NET Fundamentals, at Pluralsight.com.