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Learning Paths 62 posts

Learning paths help you know which courses to take in which particular order, so that you can work toward specific learning goals.

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Learning Path: Deploying Windows Devices and Enterprise Apps (Microsoft 70-695)

By Don Jones on May 22, 2015

The courses in this learning path focus on the skills needed to implement Operating System Deployment to Windows devices, including Lite Touch and Zero Touch deployment.


Learning Path: Ethical Hacking

By Don Jones on May 20, 2015

In one of our most highly anticipated course series releases – actually THE most anticipated – we bring to you this 20-course series on Ethical Hacking. Enjoy!


Learning Path: Android

By Amelia White on May 15, 2015

This learning path will equip you with a solid foundation in Android, including working with Android Studio, using location-based services in your apps, and much more.


Learning Path: C++

By Amelia White on May 13, 2015

This learning path will take you from zero to 60 in C++ in just 10 courses. You’ll start with the basics and move all the way up to advanced C++ topics.


Learning Path: Team Foundation Server

By Amelia White on May 11, 2015

The courses in this learning path offer an introduction to TFS and its features, including application lifecycle management, version control and deploying TFS to Microsoft Azure.


Learning Path: Windows Communication Foundation

By Amelia White on May 7, 2015

Your goal with this learning path is to go from the basics of WCF and configuring your first WCF client/service, to learning how WCF can be customized and secured.


Career Path: Fundamentals of IT Operations

By Don Jones on May 6, 2015

This collection of courses provides newcomers with the first step they need to start a career in IT.


Learning Path: Entity Framework

By Amelia White on May 4, 2015

The courses listed here focus on proficiency and familiarity with the Entity Framework. You’ll also get a look at what’s in store for Entity Framework 7.


Learning Path: Python Fundamentals

By Amelia White on April 29, 2015

The courses listed here will help you get up to speed with Python. You’ll start with the basics and will eventually move on to testing, developer tools and working with the Flask Web framework.


Learning Path: Jump into Java

By Amelia White on April 27, 2015

This learning path will get you up and running with the Java language, and will also introduce you to some of the tools and best practices for your Java code


Learning Path: Design and Implement Server Infrastructure (Microsoft 70-413)

By Don Jones on March 19, 2015

This learning path is intended for Microsoft IT Professionals seeking certification, as well as basic job skills applicable to administration in a Microsoft client/server environment.


Learning Path: MCSE Messaging

By Don Jones on February 19, 2015

This learning path is for Microsoft Exchange administrators working in an on-premises environment. The courses listed here will help you gain the skills needed to manage even the most advanced Exchange environments.


Learning Path: MCSE SharePoint

By Don Jones on February 18, 2015

This learning path is designed for IT professionals who design, implement and administer Microsoft SharePoint environments. You’ll encounter a wide range of relevant topics here, including topology design, security planning, installation and configuration, maintenance, and much more.


Learning Path: MCSE Private Cloud

By Don Jones on February 13, 2015

This learning path provides a good overview of Microsoft’s current approach to private cloud. It’s designed for professionals pursuing Microsoft’s MCSE: Private Cloud credential, or for those working in a large-scale System Center-focused environment.


Learning Path: PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)

By Don Jones on February 12, 2015

If your focus is on project management, earning the PMP certification is a smart investment in your career. The courses listed here will help you prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.


Learning Path: MCSE Desktop Infrastructure

By Don Jones on February 11, 2015

This learning path will not only help improve your knowledge of Windows 8 deployment and implementation, along with application deployment and virtualization — but it will also prepare you for the MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure certification.


Learning Path: Web Application Development with ASP.NET MVC5

By Mike Woodring on February 10, 2015

This learning path is for developers who are comfortable using C#, but don’t necessarily have experience with Microsoft’s ASP.NET platform, as well as developers with prior ASP.NET (or even ASP.NET MVC) experience. The courses listed here provide a comprehensive tour of MVC web application development using ASP.NET MVC, Versions 4 and 5.


Learning Path: Querying SQL Server (70-461)

By Don Jones on February 9, 2015

This learning path will teach you how to write a wide range of queries for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and later versions. The courses listed here will also help you prepare for certification under Microsoft’s MSCA – SQL Server program.


Learning Path: T-SQL CRUD

By Jim Christopher on February 6, 2015

This learning path aims to make you proficient in using T-SQL to query and manage data on SQL Server 2012. We’ll begin with gentle introductions to reading and updating data using ANSI SQL, and then guide you through more specialized aspects of applying T-SQL to business problems.


Learning Path: C# End to End

By Jim Christopher on February 5, 2015

This learning path will take you from having little to no experience with C# to understanding how to leverage the language’s advanced features. By the time you’re finished, you’ll walk away with an extensive understanding of how C# actually works on the underlying .NET platform.