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Redundancies with FL have been removed (e.g. reviews). The Expert Level syllabi “Test Management“ and “Improving the Test Process“ are now available. Scoping and alignment with these syllabi has taken place. The defect management chapter is no longer based on IEEE-1044 and focuses more on setting up a defect management lifecycle and using defect data for process improvement. Changes to the Test Analyst Syllabus The major concentration of this syllabus remains on the testing techniques and test process.
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Certified Tester Advanced Level Overview International Software Testing Qualifications Board Version 2012 Page 16 of 18 October 19, 2012 © International Software Testing Qualifications Board Domain analysis and user stories are new to the specification-based techniques section. Content has been significantly revised to align the scope with Foundation, other Advanced Level syllabi and Expert Level Test Automation. The Test Management and Tools chapters are relatively short and cover only the specific issues relating to the Test Analyst. The defect management chapter is no longer based on IEEE-1044 and focuses more on defect categorization and performing initial root cause analysis of defects. Changes to the Technical Test Analyst Syllabus A significant refocus on the technical aspects of testing has been completed. As a result it is now expected that candidates must be able to read and understand pseudo-code. The basic aspects of testing and the testing process are now covered in other syllabi. The test management chapter is relatively short and covers only the specific issues relating to the Technical Test Analyst. Testing techniques remains a significant part of the syllabus and accounts for approximately one third of the training time. Six techniques are covered, including basis path testing and API coverage. The LCSAJ technique has been removed from the syllabus. Content has been significantly reduced due to scoping with the other syllabi (in particular Test Analyst).
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Certified Tester Advanced Level Overview International Software Testing Qualifications Board Version 2012 Page 17 of 18 October 19, 2012 © International Software Testing Qualifications Board 4. Abbreviations Abbreviation Meaning BO Business Outcome ISTQB International Software Testing Qualifications Board LO Learning Objective TA Test Analyst TM Test Manager TTA Technical Test Analyst
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Certified Tester Advanced Level Overview International Software Testing Qualifications Board Version 2012 Page 18 of 18 October 19, 2012 © International Software Testing Qualifications Board 5. References 5.1 Trademarks The following registered trademarks and service marks are used in this document: ISTQB ® is a registered trademark of the International Software Testing Qualifications Board 5.2 Documents and Web Sites Identifier Reference [ISTQB-Web] Web site of the International Software Testing Qualifications Board. Refer to this website for the latest ISTQB Glossary and syllabi. ( )
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