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Software Testing Foundation 2018: Static Testing

Software Testing Foundation 2018: Static Testing


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Overview/Description

Explore the remainder of chapter 3 from the ISTQB Software Testing Foundation Level 2018 certification exam syllabus, which covers static testing and the related review process, review types, and review techniques.



Expected Duration (hours)
0.9

Lesson Objectives

Software Testing Foundation 2018: Static Testing

  • discover the subject areas that will be covered in this course
  • identify the static testing techniques available and the work products that can be examined using static testing
  • describe the various benefits provided by performing static testing in the software development lifecycle
  • perform a review on source code and requirements specification
  • describe the differences between static and dynamic testing techniques with respect to objectives, types of defects, and the role of the techniques used
  • identify and describe the main activities of the work product review process
  • describe the responsibilities for the various roles associated with a formal review
  • identify the attributes associated with an informal review
  • identify the attributes associated with a walkthrough review
  • identify the attributes associated with a technical review
  • identify the attributes associated with an inspection review
  • identify and describe the various individual review techniques for the ad hoc review type
  • identify and describe the various individual review techniques for the checklist-based review type
  • identify and describe the various individual review techniques for the scenario-based review type
  • identify and describe the various individual review techniques for the role-based review type
  • identify and describe the various individual review techniques for the perspective-based review type
  • identify and describe the organizational factors that can help provide a successful review outcome
  • describe the benefits of employing static testing, including the various review types available to help perform a success review of the software
  • Course Number:
    it_sdstfd_05_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner