uCertify uses content from well known publishers, instructors, and subject matter experts. They have a minimum of 15 years of experience in their fields. uCertify brings these textbooks to life. It is full of interactive activities that keeps the learner engaged. uCertify brings all available learning resources for a topic in one place so that the learner can efficiently learn without going to multiple places. Challenge questions are also embedded in the chapters so learners can attempt those while they are learning about that particular topic. This helps them grasp the concepts better because they can go over it again right away which improves learning. Learners can do Flashcards, Exercises, Quizzes and Labs related to each chapter. At the end of every lesson, uCertify courses guide the learners on the path they should follow.
uCertify platform supports 50+ different types of interactive activities, connect the idea, or try it yourself lab activities embedded throughout its course. These interactive activities keeps learners engaged and makes learning fun.
Here's What You Get
Exercises, Flashcards, Quizzes & Glossary
Each lesson comes with Exercises, Flashcards & Quizzes. There is no limit to the number of times learners can attempt these. Exercises come with detailed remediation, which ensures that learners are confident on the topic before proceeding. Flashcards help master the key concepts while Glossary defines the key terms.
Glossary of terms
Videos and How To..
uCertify course includes videos to help understand concepts. It also includes How Tos that help learners with how to accomplish certain tasks.
Test Prep & Practice Questions
uCertify provides full length practice tests. These tests closely follow the exam objectives and are designed to simulate real exam conditions. Each course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure that learners are prepared for the certification exam.
Here's What You Get
Full Length Tests
Each question comes with detailed remediation explaining not only why an answer option is correct but also why the incorrect answer options are incorrect.
Each test can be taken unlimited number of times until the learner feels they are prepared. Learner can review the test and read detailed remediation. Detailed test history is also available.
Learn, Test and Review Mode
Each test set comes with learn, test and review modes. In learn mode, learners will attempt a question and will get immediate feedback and complete remediation as they move on to the next question. In test mode, learners can take a timed test simulating the actual exam conditions. In review mode, learners can read through one item at a time without attempting it.
Our Mentors are available 24/7 to provide you an expert support via online chating. They are subject matter experts and ready to provide answer to your questions.
Live-Lab is a real computer equipment, networked together and conveniently accessible over the internet using virtualization. A live-lab has equipments such as a computer, server, switch or router in it that a user is free to configure.
The benefits of live-labs are:
Exam based practical tasks
Real equipment, absolutely no simulations
Access to the latest industry technologies
Available anytime, anywhere on any device
Break and Reset functionality
No hardware costs
Here's What You Get
Hands on Activities
Understanding Core Programming
Understanding Object-Oriented Programming
Understanding General Software Development
Understanding Web Applications
Understanding Desktop Applications
The MTA: Software Development Fundamentals exam is a standalone certification from Microsoft with the exam code 98-361. The certification is targeted at those professionals who want to prove their caliber in software development. It validates person's software development knowledge which is needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies.
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Where do I take the exam?
The Microsoft's Software Development Fundamentals exam is administered by Certiport and Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide.
For Certiport: Click here to find a testing center near you.
For Pearson VUE: Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
Multiple choice questions
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 candidates should have knowledge of fundamental software development concepts.
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
What is the passing score?
(on a scale of 0-1000)
What is the exam's retake policy?
Retake Policy for Microsoft 98-361 exam is:
If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait 24 hours before retaking the exam.
If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait seven days before retaking the exam a third time.
A seven-day waiting period is 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 starts the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam retake. The candidate is then eligible to retake the exam 12 months from that date. To take a given exam more than five times per year, a candidate must submit a request and obtain prior permission from Microsoft.
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?
I always recommend to friends and associates preparing one of the exams to use multiple sources. For practice exams I recommend U-Certify because the exams provide feed back for each question - and a relatively large number of relevant questions.
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