90.00 Hours Required

Gain practical knowledge about the capabilities of the Power Platform, and how it can be used to create solutions or applications that address the broader business and technical needs of organizations.

Learn how to build apps with low-code techniques. Use Microsoft technologies like Dataverse, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agents chatbots. You will also learn how to gather requirements and implement Power Platform solutions and integrate with apps and services like Microsoft Teams, Dynamics 365, Excel, and Word.

You do not need formal IT training to take this program. However, it is recommended that you have a growth mindset and are comfortable using technology to solve business problems.

By completion of this program, successful learners will be able to:

  • Build apps with low-code techniques to simplify, automate, and transform business tasks and processes using Microsoft Power Platform
  • Configure Power Platform solutions and apps with tailored user experiences, process automation, and reporting
  • Design, implement, deploy an overall solution using Microsoft Power Platform to meet the customer's needs

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Microsoft Certification

This program covers the objectives for the following Microsoft Certification Examinations:

This program is perfect if you...

  • Are a business professional with deep business acumen who wants to lead or manage projects to build Power Platform solutions and apps
  • Are an IT professional who wishes to learn to build low-code Power Platform solutions and apps
  • Are a recent graduate who wishes to gain industry-relevant knowledge and skills in Power Platform

Digital Badge

What will I get?

Students who complete this program will receive a Digital Badge.

Program details


Courses in this program are delivered online. Courses are scheduled at convenient times, allowing you to complete the program at a pace that fits your life.

You should plan on studying and working approximately 8 hours per week per course.

Online learning fits into busy schedules by taking the learning experience out of the traditional classroom. Students have online access to instructors, fellow learners, and learning materials.

Before taking your first online course, we recommended taking our free course: Digital Skills for Learning Online

3 Courses, 90 Hours

All Continuing Education programs are developed with part-time learners in mind. Solution Architecture on Microsoft Power Platform is a 90-hour program.

The length of time it takes to complete this program varies by student. If you take one course per term, you will likely complete the program in 9 months. You will complete the program faster if you take multiple courses per term.

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The approximate cost to complete Solution Architecture on Microsoft Power Platform is $2,937.

You do not require a degree or diploma to apply for admission to this program.

To apply, you must meet the following requirements:

Students will be automatically admitted when they register for COM 310 Microsoft Power Platform App Maker.

Prior learning from other post-secondary institutions

Advanced standing may be granted for equivalent, graded courses completed at other post-secondary institutions. Credit may be granted up to a maximum of 30 hours towards this program.

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Transferring credit from other Continuing Education programs

If you have completed requirements for another University of Calgary Continuing Education program, you may be able to transfer some credits to this program. For details, please review the "Credit towards other programs" information in the programs you have completed. To transfer credits, please contact a student advisor.

Maximum advanced standing and transferred credit

The combined total of advanced standing and transferred credits cannot exceed 30 hours for this program.

Become Microsoft Certified

This program covers the objectives for the following Microsoft Certification Examinations:

Each year, scholarships and awards are given to deserving students not only for their academic achievement, but also for community involvement. Award sponsors include both corporate and private donors.

To apply, you must meet eligibility criteria and submission deadlines. Students in this program may be eligible for the following awards:

It is the student's responsibility to ensure all requirements for graduation are fulfilled.

See Graduation for details.

This program does not qualify students to apply for an international study permit.

International students who wish to live and work in Canada should consider our International Professional Programs.

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