The class will be using Visual Basic in the upcoming weeks. It might be a good idea to download and install Visual Basic Express 2010 onto your home PC. Follow the link to download the program: Resources. You will also need to sign up for a free product key (student license) using an Hotmail, Microsoft or Live account.
Note: Visual Basic Express 2010 is only available for Windows.
Warning: If you choose to download and install Visual Basic Express 2012 instead, it will be your responsibility to make sure it is backward compatible with Visual Basic Express 2010.