Software Testing

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Software Testing

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Computer Info Systems, Computer Programming, Computer Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    Description
    This modules will introduce students to the basic concepts and techniques of software testing.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Students will be able to define software quality in terms of fitness for purpose, correctness, design quality, usability, and maintainability.
    2. Students will be able to test software, and know the appropriate tests for different aspects of quality.
    3. Students will be able to devise procedures for managing their software configuration, and be familiar with suitable software tools.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.