Certificate in Windows Software

We'll prepare you to work with the programming fundamentals of desktop and mobile application development and .Net Framework data access technologies. You’ll also build applications on Windows operating system and Windows using C# programming language.

International certification

This programme will prepare you to sit the international exams to gain the following certification:

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MSCD) Windows Store Apps Solutions Developer


> Programming fundamentals with .Net Framework (C#)
> Desktop, mobile application development
> Database access technologies
> Programming fundamentals with C#
> Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) application development
> Windows Store Apps development



Qualification level:

NZQF level 6  


15 weeks

Course fees:

$5,325 (NZ)

Includes text books/ international exams

Start date*:

11 Sept 2017

Career opportunities:

Windows Desktop Application Developer
Windows Phone Developer
Windows Store Apps Developer

*Start dates are subject to change, pending enrolment numbers, availability and any unforeseen funding fluctuations. AMES reserves the right to modify schedules to best accommodate the internal running of the institute and to best serve the student learning experience.

**Animation College, as the registered PTE, awards all of the qualifications that are offered by AMES - The Institute of IT.