As a developer, it is helpful to have a database that you can test against. Having one running on your development machine (rather than on the network) is usually the most convenient configuration. SQL Server LocalDb was designed specifically for that purpose.
At least six months of programming experience using the Microsoft .NET framework and C#.
Some experience with SQL is assumed.
Wallace Kelly has been teaching software development for about 14 years, focusing mostly on .Net, including C#, F# and WPF. His passion for teaching started as a little kid when other parents would hire him to teach programming to their kids.
Wallace is an experienced, interdisciplinary researcher and program manager. He has vast expertise in intelligent systems, software development, and innovating for next-generation systems. He'll bring this diverse, real-world experience to you as he introduces you to programming basics.