Introduction to Software TestingIntroduction to Software Testing


Most of you might have faced anxious moments when software products produced unexpected output. Consider a situation where a banking software application works abnormally showing negative bank balance on your account. This discrepancy might have been due to lack of testing of the software during its development. Software testing is an integral aspect of software development lack of which may lead to loss of time, cost blowout, and loss of business reputation. Testing is not just finding as many errors as possible in code but also involves much more important tasks in the software development life cycle. At the end of this course, you will not only be able to detect bugs in software applications but also effectively plan, create, and implement tests and make use of automated testing tools with ease. Taking this course would enable you to lay a strong foundation in the field of software testing. Eventually, you will be able to deliver a high-quality software product that is free of bugs and meets customer and end-user requirements.This course is for entry-level IT professionals, software developers, and IT managers, who would like to gain knowledge in the basics of software testing. It is also intended for persons who are preparing for a career in software quality testing.

This course carries the following professional education credits: 0.4 CEUs. For more information on accreditation bodies, please visit



  • In this course, you will apply software testing concepts to test the software applications.

Hardware and Software Required:

  • Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (or higher)
  • Browser Mozilla Firefox 2 (or higher)
  • Browser Apple Safari 2 (or higher)
  • Operating System Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista, or Windows 7
  • Operating System Apple Mac OS X 10.4 (or higher)
  • Processor Pentium III 1 GHz (or better)
  • Processor Macintosh Intel-based or PowerPC G4 (or better)
  • RAM 512 MB (1 GB or more recommended)
  • Internet connection 256K (broadband recommended)
  • Adobe Flash Player 8 (current version recommended)
  • Adobe Reader 7 (or higher)
  • Other requirements may apply to supplemental offline activities. Omitting these optional activities does not affect course completion.


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Course Info

  • Code: EL-IS-T
  • Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
  • Price: Call for price

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