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ICAgile (ICP-PRG): Test-driven Programming Approach

by Timothy Guay

This course will teach you how to use BDD to define user story scenarios and acceptance criteria as well as using TDD to code loosely coupled, cohesive, refactored software at the unit level.

What you'll learn

A lot of problems come from a lack of preparation in software development, especially when in comes to testing your code. In this course, ICAgile (ICP-PRG): Test-driven Programming Approach, you’ll learn to use a test-driven programming approach to significantly improve software quality. First, you’ll explore Behavior-driven Development (BDD) where you learn to define, in collaboration with your users, the scenarios and acceptance criteria for user stories. Next, you’ll discover, how specification by example complements BDD by clarifying the business rules by defining the expected output for given inputs. Finally, you’ll learn how to use Test-drive Development (TDD), to develop quality, tested, and refactored code at the unit level. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Test-driven Programming needed to develop high quality software that is fit-for-purpose.

About the author

Tim Guay has a proven track record as an Agile DevOps coach and trainer. He has delivered Agile training and coaching to a wide-range of organizations from start-ups to Fortune 50 corporations and governments since 2002. He has developed, co-developed and acted as technical editor on a wide-variety of Agile, DevOps and Lean Six Sigma courseware. As an instructor, he is an ICAgile Authorized Instructor. As a coach he is a SAFe Program Consultant (SPC5), Certified Professional Agile Coach and Cert... more

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