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Software Testing Manual I

Course number : 2040049   ID : 14706    Section Number : 01W
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New to software testing? Get an excellent, extensive introduction and start on the path towards an exciting, highly in-demand career in the software industry. You will learn about the importance of the Software Development Life Cycle, the basic principles underlying software testing and how testing fits into software development. Explore the root cause of a defect and its effect.  Prerequisites: This course is designed for individuals who have some basic computer experience.  Related experience might include familiarity with Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office and using the Internet browsers.
Software Testing Manual I Course Outline
Fundamentals of Software Testing
  • Software context—Why does software fail?
  • Principles, scope, and focus of testing
  • Debugging vs. testing
  • Understanding risk
  • Identifying and analyzing project and product risks
  • Goals of testing
  • Basic testing process
  • Test psychology—viewpoints on testing
Testing Throughout Software Development
  • Testing and development
  • Early testing
  • Models and testing
  • The “V” model
  • Verification and validation
  • Test levels—unit, integration, system, acceptance
  • Understanding regression testing
  • Understanding test types
Static Techniques
  • What is static testing?
  • Reviews, inspections, walkthroughs, etc.
  • General review process
  • Common types of reviews
  • Roles and responsibilities in reviews
  • Success factors for reviews
  • Limits of reviews
You must attend 90% of all scheduled class hours, in addition to completing any other requirements set by the instructor, in order to pass the class and be awarded CEUs and a Certificate of Completion.

Class Details

4 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC)

Patrick Obasi 

CEUs : 3.2



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 04/11/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
3/21/2020 - 4/18/2020 Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM Woodbridge, NOVA Woodbridge Regional Center (WRC)  Map Patrick Obasi  Lecture

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