Introduction to Script Programming with VBScript

1 Day Course
Hands On

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An Introduction To Programming (8 topics)

  • Explanation of what a program is
  • How to design a program
  • Unserstanding the Specification
  • Use Cases
  • Flowcharts and Psuedo Code
  • Logical layers
  • Development LifeCycle
  • Other Issues

VBScript Fundamentals (7 topics)

  • What is scripting?
  • Writing VBScript code
  • Variables and constants
  • Operators
  • Boolean Logic
  • Logical decision making
  • Looping statements

Procedural Programming (5 topics)

  • What is procedural programming
  • Subroutines and Functions
  • Writing and calling procedures
  • Scope
  • MsgBox and InputBox

VBScript in Other Environments (5 topics)

  • Accessing environments through objects
  • What is an object?
  • Object syntax in VBScript
  • Object models
  • Standard objects in different environments

VBScript Language (4 topics)

  • Functions provided in VBScript
  • string, date and numeric functions
  • Conversion Functions
  • Is Functions


This course assumes little since it is an introduction. Knowledge and use of the Windows interface would be beneficial. Any delegates with good current practical experience of VB, VBA, or similar programming languages will find it better to go on the follow-on courses directly.

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