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.,. ,

  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?