Principles of Software Testing

Principles of Software Testing

QualiTest’s Principles of Software Testing course provides an overview to basic testing vocabulary and processes. Hands-on exercises of various techniques reinforce the vocabulary and processes, while a test project case study ties the course concepts together.

Course Objectives

  • Understand basic testing vocabulary
  • Define the basic testing process and relate it to the development process
  • Define the basic testing life cycle
  • Understand contents of the testing documentation

Audience Prerequisites

Class attendees are typically QA testers, analysts and engineers who need to develop a working knowledge of software testing methodology. No familiarity with testing principles in theory or in practice is assumed.

Course Length, Format, and Logistics

  • Course length: 2 days
  • Course format: lecture plus individual and group exercises and discussions.
  • Course logistics: Each attendee is provided with his/her own copy of the course manual and exercise set. Attendees do not need access to personal computers or workstations.