The Microsoft's MTA certification is an industry recognized credential. The certification is proof of a person's competence across a spectrum of skills including development of various types of applications that run on Windows, how to create graphical user interface (GUI) applications that run on Windows by using Windows Forms or Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), how Windows Services are programmed and hosted on a computer that runs Windows, how to access data from various sources for use in a Windows-based application and how to successfully deploy a Windows application to target computers.
Here's what you will get
The MTA: Windows Development Fundamentals exam is a standalone certification from Microsoft with the exam code 98-362.
The certification is targeted to those professionals who want to prove their caliber in windows development.
Understand Windows application deployment method...; choosing the appropriate method for deployment
Create Windows setup and deployment projects. Th...ments; x64 deployment and program files location
What is the exam registration fee?
Where do I take the exam?
The Microsoft Windows Development Fundamentals exam is administered by Certiport and Prometric at testing centers worldwide.
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For Prometric: Click here respectively to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
The exam consists of linear, multiple choice, hot area, drag and drops, build list and reorder, and build a tree questions. The test can be adaptive and simulation questions might be asked.
What are the pre-requisites of the exam?
While there are no official prerequisites to take the Microsoft Technology Associate certification, both Microsoft and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidate should have knowledge and skills in various types of applications that run on Windows.
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
What is the exam's retake policy?
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Windows Development Fundamentals 98-362 examination, Microsoft's retake policy is:
If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, there is no waiting period before retaking the exam.
If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait 24 hours before retaking the exam a third time.
A seven-day waiting period will be imposed for each subsequent exam retake.
A candidate may not take a given exam any more than five times per year (12 months). This 12-month period would start the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam retake. The candidate would then be eligible to retake the exam 12 months from that date. In order to take a given exam more than five times per year, a candidate must submit a request and obtain prior permission from Microsoft.
If a candidate achieves a passing score on an MTA exam, the candidate cannot take it again.
What is the validity of the certification?
Microsoft Technology Associate has no expiration. The certification holder is certified for life unless the vendor changes their policy. Click here for more information.
Where can I find more information about this exam?