Test Driven Development Training

One will learn the popular and productive Test Driven Development (TDD) techniques with context to Java. It will help participants to write reliable bug-free applications using Test Driven Development. This hands-on course teaches various techniques and patterns of Test Driven Development. It will teach refactoring that lead to reliable designs and code and introduce a number of testing patterns and strategies.


Please find below the objective of the session:

  • Apply Test Driven Development with Eclipse
  • Identify tests
  • To organize and implement tests that leads to reliable designs and coding
  • Extract “bad smells” and refactor code and tests
  • Extracting max value from the Eclipse for Test Driven Development
  • Suggested Audience
  • Java Developers
  • Designers
  • Architects
  • Consultants

3 Days

Attendees must be proficient in Java.

  • Philosophy of Developer Unit Testing
  • Anatomy of Unit Testing Framework
  • Automated Tests
  • Overview of xUnit
  • Levels of Testing
  • Common Code Smells
  • Dealing with Code Smells
  • Purpose of Refactoring
  • Refactoring Patterns
  • Using Automated Refactoring
  • Introduction to TDD
  • Test First Vs Test Last
  • TDD Rhythm: Red, Green, Refactor
  • Crucial Design Principles
  • Driving Design using TDD
  • Different Styles of TDD
  • Driving Implementation and Design from Scenarios
  • Application Development from scratch using Scenarios
  • Crafting acceptance criteria for user stories
  • Writing executable examples for each criteria
  • Documenting Scenarios with Gherkin
  • Demo of BDD frameworks (Cucumber, FitNesse, Spec Flow, Jasmine)
  • Automation Hazards
  • Safe Automation Practices
  • Test Doubles/Fakes – Stubs, Mocks, Spy, Simulators…
  • TDD in Legacy Code
  • Breaking Dependencies in Legacy Code
  • Patterns for writing effective tests