George Mason University
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George Mason University

SWE 437: Software Testing and Maintenance

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Concepts and techniques for testing and modifying software in evolving environments. Topics include software testing at the unit, module, subsystem, and system levels; developer testing; automatic and manual techniques for generating test data; testing concurrent and distributed software; designing and implementing software to increase maintainability and reuse; evaluating software for change; and validating software changes.

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Limited to 2 Attempts


Concepts and techniques for testing and modifying software in evolving environments. Topics include software testing at the unit, module, subsystem, and system levels; developer testing; automatic and manual techniques for generating test data; testing concurrent and distributed software; designing and implementing software to increase maintainability and reuse; evaluating software for change; and validating software changes.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

Grade of C or better in MATH 125 and CS 310

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