MTA Software Development Fundamentals (MTA)

This exam is designed to provide candidates with an assessment of their knowledge of fundamental software development concepts. It can also serve as a stepping stone to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist exams.

Prerequisites

Candidates for this exam are seeking to prove core software development skills. Before taking this exam, candidates should have a solid foundational knowledge of the topics outlined in this preparation guide. It is recommended that candidates be familiar with the concepts of and have hands-on experience with the technologies described here either by taking relevant training courses or by working with tutorials and samples available on MSDN and in Microsoft Visual Studio.

Recommended training for this certification

  • Software Development Fundamentals: MTA Exam 98-361 (MS-40361) or
  • Software Development Fundamentals with .NET: Training 2-Pack for MTA Exams 98-361 and 98-372 (MS-40035) or
  • Software Development Fundamentals with HTML5: Training 2-Pack for MTA Exams 98-361 and 98-375 (MS-40034)

Exams

  • 98-361