Comparative evaluation of techniques: Testing tools, Dynamic analysis tools, test data generators, Debuggers, test drivers etc.
Technical Metrics for Software: Quality factors, framework, Metrics for analysis, design, testing source code etc.
Object Oriented Testing: OOT strategies and issues: Test case design, interface testing
Quality assurance: concept, importance and essence; FTR, structured walk through technique etc.; SW Reliability, validation, safety and Hazards Analysis; Features affecting quality of software; SQA Plan
Quality models; ISO 9000 and SEI-CMM and their relevance.