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Game Design Training Class for Silverlight Using Blend
Game Design Training Class for Silverlight Using Expression Blend
Game Design Training Class for Silverlight Using Expression Blend Course Description
If you’re a web or interactive designer looking to explore the potential of Microsoft’s Silverlight platform, this two-day course is for you! You’ll learn to create engaging and attractive web-based games using Expression Blend and the powerful C# programming language. Explore the Blend tools and XAML language to create game graphics, user controls and slick animations, and bring them to life using essential C# concepts such as programmatic animation, classes, and collision detection. Incorporate sound and video to turn your games into truly immersive experiences. Contact AGI about this Microsoft Silverlight training class.
This course is available individually or as part of these certificate programs:
Game Design Training Class for Silverlight Using Expression Blend Course Topics
- Introduction to Expression Blend
- Using the Blend workspace
- Integrating Blend with Visual Studio
- Introduction to C# programming
- Using existing controls
- Building custom controls
- Styling your controls and text
- Incorporation sound and video
- Creating programmatic animation
- Using collision detection
- Publishing your app
Game Design Training Class for Silverlight Prerequisites
We recommend that you have the Microsoft Expression Blend software before starting the class. You can purchase the software or obtain a trial version of it at from the Microsoft web site.
The Microsoft Silverlight training is for creative professionals, interactive designers, creative, marketing, and communications professionals. Previous experience with common design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, or Flash is helpful but not required. This is not a course for developers, so no previous experience with .NET, .ASP, or Visual Studio is expected, as this course is focused on the Microsoft Expression tools for creating Silverlight content.
Game Design Training Class for Silverlight Course Materials
You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this class developed by the Certified Instructors at AGI.