CIW: Perl Specialist

Kick start your prep for the CIW Perl Specialist certification exam with 1D0-437: CIW Perl Specialist course. The course covers all the objectives of the 1D0-437 exam and includes topics such as basic syntax and control structures needed to write Perl scripts; data types, flow control, arrays and hashes; regular expressions, and subroutines; packages and modules; database connectivity using Perl; and much more. The cert guide helps in learning all the basic and advanced concepts that are being used in the field of Perl programming.

Here's what you will get

The CIW Perl Specialist exam covers use and operation of the Perl interpreter, including but not limited to: basic scripting, print function, variables; directs program flow using statements, loops and Boolean expressions. It also includes use of regular expressions to search and manipulate strings; arrays to store and manipulate program data; hashes to organize and manipulate program data with keys; subroutines to make code more logical and easier to debug; files to store, read and write data; process command line and external data using environment variables and arguments; and many more.

Lessons
Lessons
12+
Flashcards
36+
Glossary of terms
36+
Test prep
Pre-assessment Questions
50+
Full Length Tests
2+
Post-Assessment Questions
89+
Exam FAQs
What are the prerequisites for this exam?

Here are the pre-requisite:

  • CIW JavaScript Specialist or equivalent knowledge
  • CIW Web Foundations Associate or equivalent knowledge
  • Familiarity with using the Internet, developing Web pages and configuring networks
What is the exam registration fee? USD 150
Where do I take the exam? Pearson VUE
What is the format of the exam? The exam consists of linear, multiple choice, fill in the blank, fact-based, and situational questions.
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 50 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 75 minutes
What is the passing score? 75%
What is the exam's retake policy?

Here is the retake policy:

  • A 24-hour waiting period is required between the first and second attempt exam.
  • If a candidate passes a CIW exam, he will not be allowed to retake that CIW exam.
  • 30 calendar days waiting period from the date of the previous sitting before any third or subsequent sitting exam.
What is the validity of the certification? CIW certifications do not expire unless CIW changes its policy.
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the 1D0-437, click here.
Which certification covers this exam?
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?
  • Web developers
  • Desktop publishers
  • Software developers
  • Client/server developers
  • Application programmers

Here's what you will learn

  • Practical Extracting and Reporting Language (Perl)
  • Getting Started with Perl
  • Scalar Variables
  • Numerical Variables
  • String Variables
  • Retrieving Data from STDIN
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Boolean Expressions in Perl
  • The if Statement
  • The while Statement
  • The do { } while Statement
  • The for Statement
  • Loop-Control Commands
  • I/O Redirection
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to Regular Expressions
  • Character Classes
  • Pattern Matching and Substitution
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to Perl Arrays
  • Accessing Array Elements
  • The sort Function
  • The foreach Statement
  • The push and pop Functions
  • The shift and unshift Functions
  • The split and join Functions
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to Perl Hashes
  • Adding and Deleting Hash Elements
  • The keys Function
  • The values Function
  • The each Function
  • The reverse Function
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to Perl Subroutines
  • Variable Scope
  • References
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to File Input and Output
  • What Is a Filehandle?
  • The open Function
  • Outputting Data to a File
  • Opening Files for Reading
  • Determining Information About Files
  • The stat and lstat Functions
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Environment Variables
  • Command Line Arguments
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Using Packages in Perl
  • BEGIN and END Blocks
  • Using Modules in Perl
  • The use and require Statements
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented Perl
  • Creating Objects in Perl
  • Inheritance
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to Database Connectivity
  • Database Programming with Perl
  • Interacting with Databases
  • Connecting to Databases
  • Structured Query Language
  • Quoting Operators
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
  • Introduction to Debugging Perl Scripts
  • Using the print Command
  • Using the -w Switch
  • Using the strict Module
  • The Perl Debugger
  • Writing Bug-Free Perl Code
  • Lesson Summary
  • Optional Lab
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1D0-437
CIW: Perl Specialist
ISBN : 9781616918507
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