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ISTQB Foundation Exam Prep

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Get the information you need to prepare for the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) exam.


  • Do I really need the ISTQB?
  • Terminology is key
  • Learning objective types and how to use them
1. Fundamentals of Testing
  • What is testing?
  • Why is testing necessary?
  • The seven principles of testing
  • The test process
  • The psychology of testing
2. Testing through the SDLC
  • SDLC models
  • Test levels
  • Test types
  • Maintenance testing
3. Static Testing
  • Static testing basics
  • The review process
4. Test Techniques
  • Technique categories
  • Black-box techniques
  • White-box techniques
  • Experience-based techniques
5. Test Management
  • Test organization
  • Test planning and estimation
  • Test monitoring and control
  • Configuration management
  • Risks and testing
  • Defect management
6. Tool Support for Testers
  • Test tool considerations
  • Effective use of tools
  • Additional help
  • On the way to exam success

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Michael Smith


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