Higher Education

ASP .NET Programming with C# & SQL Server, 1st Edition

  • Don Gosselin
  • ISBN-10: 1423903242  |  ISBN-13: 9781423903246
  • 704 Pages
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $115.50
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ASP .NET PROGRAMMING WITH C# AND SQL SERVER covers the basics of ASP.NET, C#, and SQL Server along with advanced topics including object-oriented programming and how to build Web sites that incorporate authentication and security. After completing this text, you will be able to use ASP .NET to build professional quality, database-driven Web sites.

Features and Benefits

  • Goals at the beginning of each chapter provide students with a quick reference to the contents of the chapter, as well as a useful study aid.
  • Help features assist students in finding more information on a concept or technique.
  • Short Quizzes throughout the chapter help students test their knowledge of a concept or technique.
  • Pointers provide students with practical advice and proven strategies related to the concept being discussed. They also contain cross-references to other sections in the book or to related Web sites.
  • Facts contain notes and comments that provide additional helpful information on specific techniques and concepts.
  • Careful features point out troublesome issues students need to watch out for with a particular technique or concept.
  • This book can be purchased with Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 software. Contact your Cengage Learning sales representative for more information.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Web Development.
2. Getting Started with ASP.NET and C#.
3. Using Functions, Methods, and Control Structures.
4. Introduction to Web Forms and Controls.
5. Manipulating Strings with C#.
6. Debugging and Error Handling.
7. Working with Databases and SQL Server Express.
8. Manipulating SQL Server Databases with ASP.NET.
9. Managing State Information.
10. Developing Object-Oriented C# Programs.


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Instructor Supplements

Instructor Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1423925807 | ISBN-13: 9781423925804)

Place all of the key teaching resources you need at your fingertips with this all-in-one source for planning, teaching, grading and assessing student understanding and progress. This CD includes an Instructor's Manual, ExamView Test Bank, and PowerPoint presentation slides.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Don Gosselin

Don Gosselin is a technical communications expert with more than 20 years of experience, including application development, technical writing, training, and curriculum development. In addition to JavaScript, he has written or contributed to textbooks on Java programming, Microsoft Visual C++, Web design technologies, Web programming languages, XHTML, PHP programming with MySQL, and ASP.NET programming with C# and SQL Server.