ISTQB Certified Software Test Engineer

Sunday, April 18, 2010

ISTQB foundation level chapter wise weightage

ISTQB FL contains 6 chapters and among these 6 chapters ISTQB has given weightage.

1.Fundmentals of testing -7 bits
2.Testing throught out the life cycle-6 bits
3.Static analysis-3 bits
4.Dynamic test design techniques-12
5.TestManagement-8 bits
6.Tools for test design -4bitsing

U can clear the exam if u prepare 4,5,1 chapters.
Dont neglect 4 th chapter its an easy chapter,U can expect 3 questions from black box design techniques like
1.Equvialence Partitoning
3.Decision table
3 Questions from Whitebox techniwues like
1.Statement coverage
2.Path coverage
3.Branch decision coverage
Any doubts regarding these feel free to contact me


  1. hi.. from where can i get these 6 chapters??
    any book???
    thank u...

  2. foundations of software testing(ISTQB certification) by dorothy graham,erik van veenendaal .,. , but try to get notes from someone who went for a coaching class .,., it helps.,. ,

    1. Do you have the notes?

  3. Hi,
    Thank you for giving chapters and its weightage.

    Hello others, check the for study material.

    Thanks and regards,
    Amol Jagtap

  4. can you suggest any website for self preparation?