70-562 : MCTS/MCPD - C# .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Application Development

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The Microsoft MCTS certification is an industry recognized credential. The certification is proof of a person's competence across a spectrum of skills including developing Web-based applications by using Microsoft ASP.NET.
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MCTS/MCPD - C# .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Application...

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The .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Application Development exam is a part of Microsoft's MCTS .NET Framework 3.5 ASP .NET Applications certification which comprises of two exams. It is a required piece to the certification. The certification is targeted to those professionals who are using Visual Studio 2008 and the Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, or who anticipate working with these technologies in the near future. MCTS .NET Framework 3.5 ASP .NET Applications also requires that you pass 70-536-CSHARP exam.

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What is the exam registration fee? 150
Where do I take the exam? The Microsoft's .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Application Development exam is administered by Prometric at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam? The exam consists of adaptive, multiple choice questions, hot area, drag and drop, build list and reorder, and builds a tree questions.
What are the pre-requisites of the exam?

Microsoft has the following pre-requisites for MCTS: Web-based applications by using Microsoft ASP.NET. In addition, candidates should have a good grasp of the following:

  • Database access by using Microsoft ADO.NET classes in the Microsoft .NET Framework
  • Web services
  • State management
  • ASP.NET configuration
  • Monitoring Web applications
  • Debugging
  • Application and page life-cycle management
  • Security aspects such as Forms Authentication and membership and roles
  • ECMAScript (JavaScript, Microsoft JScript)
  • Internet Information Server (IIS)
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 50 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 120 minutes
What is the passing score? 700

(on a scale of 0-1000)

What is the exam's retake policy?

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the MCTS certification examination, Microsoft's retake policy is:

  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait at least a 24-hour period before retaking the exam.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait at least a 14-day period before retaking the exam a third time.
  • A 14-day waiting period will also be imposed for the fourth and fifth subsequent exam retakes. A candidate may not take a given exam any more than five times per year. 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 exam, the candidate cannot take it again.
What is the validity of the certification? Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist 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? To know more about the 70-562-CSHARP, click here.
Which certification covers this exam?
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?

A MCTS certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • WCF Programmer
  • Application developer

Here's what you will learn

  • Configure providers. May include but is not limi...onMembershipData sourcesSite mapResourceSecurity
  • Configure authentication, authorization, and imp...d to: Forms AuthenticationWindows Authentication
  • Configure projects, solutions, and reference ass...lies (GAC)Web application projects and solutions
  • Configure session state by using Microsoft SQL S...mited to: Setting the timeoutCookieless sessions
  • Publish Web applications. May include but is not limited to: FTPFile systemHTTP from Visual Studio
  • Configure application pools.
  • Compile an application by using Visual Studio or....exeJust-In-Time (JIT) compilingAspnet_merge.exe
  • Implement data-bound controls. May include but i...ViewGridViewFormViewDetailsViewTreeViewDataPager
  • Load user controls dynamically.
  • Create and consume custom controls. May include ...ng controls on a pageCreating templated controls
  • Implement client-side validation and server-side...ExpressionValidatorCustomValidatorRangeValidator
  • Consume standard controls. May include but is no...nListRadioButtonCheckBoxHyperLinkWizardMultiView
  • Call a Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) se...erences<system.serviceModel> configuration
  • Read and write XML data. May include but is not ...eaderXmlWriterXmlDataDocumentXmlNamespaceManager
  • Manipulate data by using DataSet and DataReader objects.
  • Implement a DataSource control. May include but ...SourceObjectDataSourceXmlDataSourceSqlDataSource
  • Bind controls to data by using data binding syntax.
  • Configure debugging and custom errors. May inclu...moteOnly /><compilation debug= true />
  • Set up an environment to perform remote debugging.
  • Debug unhandled exceptions when using ASP.NET AJ...ttaching a debugger to Windows Internet Explorer
  • Implement tracing of a Web application. May incl... on @Page directive<trace enabled= true />
  • Debug deployment issues. May include but is not ...eb applicationSetting the .NET Framework version
  • Monitor Web applications. May include but is not...monitoring by using WebEventPerformance counters
  • Implement Web Forms by using ASP.NET AJAX. May i...ptsServicesUpdateProgressTimerScriptManagerProxy
  • Interact with the ASP.NET AJAX client-side libra...ation (JSON) objectshandling ASP.NET AJAX events
  • Consume services from client scripts.
  • Create and register client script. May include b...dded JavaScript resourceCreated from server code
  • Access device capabilities. May include but is not limited to: Working with emulators
  • Control device-specific rendering. May include b... specific controlDevice filtersControl templates
  • Add mobile Web controls to a Web page. May inclu...yleSheet controlsList controlsContainer controls
  • Implement control adapters. May include but is n...htmlTextWriterRendering by using XhtmlTextWriter
  • Customize the layout and appearance of a Web pag...nsMaster PagesWeb PartsApp_ThemesStyleSheetTheme
  • Work with ASP.NET intrinsic objects. May include...questServerApplicationSessionResponseHttpContext
  • Implement globalization and accessibility. May i...yAlternateTextAccessKeyLabel.AssociatedControlID
  • Implement business objects and utility classes. ...t is not limited to: App_Codeexternal assemblies
  • Implement session state, view state, control state, cookies, cache, or application state.
  • Handle events and control page flow. May include...Server.TransferIsPostBackSetting AutoEventWireup
  • Implement the Generic Handler.