Introduction To Software Testing

Features Includes:
  • Self-paced with Life Time Access
  • Certificate on Completion
  • Access on Android and iOS App

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This course is designed to teach students the basics of Software Testing. The material is presented in a step-by-step format from defining what software testing is to reporting software defects.  

In this course you will learn the following:

  • What is Software Testing 
  • Why Software Testing is important  
  • Software Testing and the economy
  • Software Tester Duties
  • What are System Requirements and how Software Testers utilized them
  • What are Test Scenarios/ Test Cases/Test Data
  • What are Software Defects
  • The cost to fix defects at various phases of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • How to create and report defects

Who is the target audience?

  • Software Testers, QA Leads, Software Testing Managers, and Software Testing professionals
  • Software Testing Professionals
  • Software Developers
  • Business Analysts
  • Project Leaders
  • If you are an experienced professional from ANY other field but considering transitioning into software testing, this course will help you understand the field of software testing
  • Recent college graduates
  • IT Computer Students

Basic knowledge
  • You should be able to use a PC or MAC

What will you learn
  • Define Software Testing
  • Explain why Software Testing is important
  • Explain and understand the importance of Software Testing on the economy
  • Define system requirements, analysis, and read system requirements
  • Define the duties of a Software Tester
  • Define what makes a good Software Tester
  • Define test scenarios
  • Define and know the parts of test cases
  • Define and know the parts of defect report
  • Explain how to execute a manual test case
  • Cost to fix a defect
Course Curriculum
Number of Lectures: 7 Total Duration: 00:56:27
Craig Lott – February 23, 2021

Very basic overview of testing with no run through or examples. Sessions were 10mins with only 1/2 mins of useful content.

Laura Boon – September 17, 2020

Simple, very basic but interesting