Test-Driven Development Using NUnit and C# (VS 2012) Training

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Course Description

An emerging software engineering paradigm is test - driven development, where tests are written early and testing is performed continuously during the development process. Problems are discovered early and corrected when they are found. This one - day cours e for developers explains the methodology of test - driven development and the use of NUnit in supporting test - driven development on Microsoft.NET. It is current to .NET 4.5 and Visual Studio 2012 . The course is practical, with many example programs and t ests written in C# , including a cumulative case study. The goal is to quickly bring you up to speed in using NUnit in your .NET development projects. The student will receive a comprehensive set of materials, including course notes and all the programming examples.
Course Length: 1 Days
Course Tuition: $390 (US)


The student should have a basic knowledge of the .NET Framework and experience programming in C# with Visual Studio

Course Outline


1. Test-Driven Development
Test-Driven Development
Functional Tests
Unit Tests
Test Automation
Rules for TDD
Implications of TDD
Simple Design
Regression Testing
Test List
Using the NUnit Framework
Testing with NUnit
NUnit Test Drive
IQueue Interface and Stub Class
Test List for Queue
Using the NUnit GUI Tool
A Second Test
More Queue Functionality
TDD with Legacy Code
Acme Travel Agency Case Study

2. NUnit Fundamentals
Structure of Unit Tests
NUnit Framework
NUnit Assert Class
More Assert Methods
Test Case
Test Methods
Test Fixture
Test Runner
Test Case Hierarchy
Ignoring Tests
Test Case Selection
Coloring Parent Nodes
Test Setup and Tear Down
Test Fixture Setup and Tear Down
Using NUnit with Visual Studio

3. More about NUnit
Expected Exceptions
Enqueue and Dequeue
Tests for Enqueue and Dequeue
Test of ToArray()
Debugging NUnit Tests
Exceptions Dialog
Custom Asserts
Implementing a Custom Assert
Categories with NUnit
Results as XML
Running NUnit at the Command Line
Using nunit-console.exe
nunit-console.exe Options
Categories at the Command Line
Collection Class Implementation
Testing the New Version

4. Appendix A: Integrating NUint into Visual Studio
Third-Party Unit Test Frameworks
Using NUnit in Visual Studio
Installing NUnit Test Adaptor
Using NUnit
Using NuGet Package Manager
Running the Tests in Visual Studio
Two More Tests

5. Appendix B: Learning Resources

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