Teaching Software Testing Concepts Using a Mutation Testing Game

@article{Clegg2017TeachingST,
  title={Teaching Software Testing Concepts Using a Mutation Testing Game},
  author={Benjamin S. Clegg and Jos{\'e} Miguel Rojas and Gordon Fraser},
  journal={2017 IEEE/ACM 39th International Conference on Software Engineering: Software Engineering Education and Training Track (ICSE-SEET)},
  year={2017},
  pages={33-36}
}
Software testing is a core aspect of software development, but testing programs systematically is not always a core aspect of software engineering education. As a result, software developers often treat testing as a liability, and overall software quality suffers. One of the reasons for this is that standard testing techniques are often perceived as boring and difficult when compared to creative programming and design activities, which dominate education. To make software testing education more… CONTINUE READING

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