Software Testing, 6 credits (TDDD04)

Programvarutestning, 6 hp

Main field of study

Information Technology Computer Science and Engineering Computer Science

Level

Second cycle

Course type

Programme course

Examiner

Lena Buffoni

Director of studies or equivalent

Ahmed Rezine

Available for exchange students

Yes
Course offered for Semester Period Timetable module Language Campus VOF
6CDDD Computer Science and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering (Programming and Algorithms) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CDDD Computer Science and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering (Computer Systems Architecture) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CDDD Computer Science and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering (Large Scale Software Engineering) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CDDD Computer Science and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CITE Information Technology, M Sc in Engineering 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CITE Information Technology, M Sc in Engineering (Large Scale Software Engineering) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CITE Information Technology, M Sc in Engineering (Programming and Algorithms) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CITE Information Technology, M Sc in Engineering (Computer Systems Architecture) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CMJU Computer Science and Software Engineering, M Sc in Engineering 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CMJU Computer Science and Software Engineering, M Sc in Engineering (Programming and Algorithms Specialization) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CMJU Computer Science and Software Engineering, M Sc in Engineering (Large Scale Software Engineering) 7 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CDDD Computer Science and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering (Secure Systems) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Master Profile Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Specialization Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Master Profile Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Specialization Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Master Profile Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Specialization Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Master Profile Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Specialization Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Master Profile Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CIEI Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering (Specialization Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIII Industrial Engineering and Management, M Sc in Engineering 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CIII Industrial Engineering and Management, M Sc in Engineering (Master Profile Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CIII Industrial Engineering and Management, M Sc in Engineering (Specialization Computer Science and Engineering) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6MDAV Computer Science, Master's programme 3 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v
6CITE Information Technology, M Sc in Engineering (Secure Systems) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6CMJU Computer Science and Software Engineering, M Sc in Engineering (Secure Systems) 9 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping o
6MICS Computer Science, Master's programme 3 (Autumn 2017) 1 2 English Linköping v

Main field of study

Information Technology, Computer Science and Engineering, Computer Science

Course level

Second cycle

Advancement level

A1X

Course offered for

  • Computer Science and Engineering, M Sc in Engineering
  • Information Technology, M Sc in Engineering
  • Computer Science and Software Engineering, M Sc in Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering and Management - International, M Sc in Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering and Management, M Sc in Engineering
  • Computer Science, Master's programme

Entry requirements

Note: Admission requirements for non-programme students usually also include admission requirements for the programme and threshold requirements for progression within the programme, or corresponding.

Prerequisites

Programming (Java, C, C++,C#), Data Structures and Algorithms, practical experience in developing complex software.

Intended learning outcomes

After the course, students shall be able to:

  • Apply general software testing principles and fundamental test processes
  • Describe and apply software test management techniques such as test planning, automated test frameworks and test monitoring.
  • Evaluate software testing methods.

Course content

Techniques and concepts for testing software. Topics cover software testing at unit, module and system levels, automatic and manual techniques for generating and validating test data, static and dynamic analysis. Tools and techniques for BDD.

Teaching and working methods

Lectures, lessons and laboratory work

Examination

TEN1Written examinationU, 3, 4, 54 credits
LAB1Laboratory workU, G2 credits

Grades

Four-grade scale, LiU, U, 3, 4, 5

Department

Institutionen för datavetenskap

Director of Studies or equivalent

Ahmed Rezine

Examiner

Lena Buffoni

Course website and other links

http://www.ida.liu.se/~TDDD04/

Education components

Preliminär schemalagd tid: 48 h
Rekommenderad självstudietid: 112 h

Course literature

Kompletterande litteratur

Böcker
Copeland, Lee., (2003) A Practitioner's Guide to Software Test Design
ISBN: 1-58053-791-X
Webbsidor

Additional literature

Books

Copeland, Lee., (2003) A Practitioner's Guide to Software Test Design

ISBN: 1-58053-791-X

Websites

TEN1 Written examination U, 3, 4, 5 4 credits
LAB1 Laboratory work U, G 2 credits

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