Software testing methodology

Type: For the student's choice

Department: department of digital economics and business analytics




SemesterAmount of hoursLecturerGroup(s)
118Associate Professor Starukh A. I.УФЕМ-61с

Laboratory works

SemesterAmount of hoursGroupTeacher(s)
1116УФЕМ-61сAssociate Professor Starukh A. I.

Course description

The subject of the academic discipline is software functionality; methods and approaches to software testing and quality control.

The purpose of the educational discipline

The purpose of the academic discipline is to study modern paradigms and technologies for ensuring the quality of software testing.

Main tasks

The main tasks of the discipline are: mastering the methods of testing, verification and validation; study of approaches to creating reporting on problems in software development; acquiring the skills of developing test scenarios to check the functionality and quality of the software.

The place of the educational discipline in the structural and logical scheme

The educational discipline is interconnected with such disciplines as “Technologies of creating software and intelligent systems”, “SEO and Web analytics”, “Corporate information systems”, “Object-oriented design”, “Project management”, “Economics of cloud computing “.

The place of the discipline in the structural and logical scheme

The discipline is interconnected with such disciplines as “Software version control systems”, “Internet technologies”, “Database design and administration technology”.

Requirements for knowledge and skills

The study of the discipline involves the achievement of such a qualification level of student training, for which he must:

a) know:

  • main testing artifacts;
  • approaches to testing;
  • testing levels;
  • types of testing;
  • test design techniques
  • means of testing;
  • methods of verification and validation.

b) be able to:

  • perform effective and qualified inspections;
  • create reports based on test results;
  • apply various testing methods;
  • conduct various types of testing;
  • build test scenarios;
  • use modern methods of building test scenarios.
  • use statistical methods to estimate defect density and failure probability;
  • design and implement comprehensive testing plans.

Recommended Literature

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  7. DSTU 2462-94. Certification. Basic concepts, terms and definitions.
  8. DSTU 2850-94. Computer software. Indicators and methods of quality assessment.
  9. Kalbertson R., Brown K., Cobb G. Rapid Testing .: Per. with English – М .: Издательство: Вильямс, 2002. – 384 с.
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