Course 40374-A: Gaming Development Fundamentals: MTA Exam 98-374

This three-day MTA Training course helps you prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98-374, and build an understanding of these topics: Game Design, Hardware, Graphics, and Animation. This course leverages the same content as found in the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) for this exam.

Audience profile

The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is Microsoft's newest suite of technology certification exams that validate fundamental knowledge needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies. This program provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in technology and assumes some hands-on experience or training but does not assume on-the-job experience.

Job role: Developer

Skills gained

  • Understand game design
  • Understand hardware
  • Understand graphics
  • Understand animation



Course outline

Module 1: Ideating and Conceptualizing a Game

Module 2: Identifying and Managing Game Requirements

Module 3: Creating the Game Output Design

Module 4: Designing Specific Game Components

Module 5: Developing the Game User Interface (UI)

Module 6: Developing the Game Functionality