Testing, evaluating and maintaining

***Highlighted means changes to 2008 syllabus

 Students learn about:
 Students learn to:
  • testing and evaluating the solution with test data such as
    • volume data
    • simulated data
    • live data
  • checking to see that the original system requirements have been achieved
  • trialling and using the operation manual
  • reviewing the effect on users of the information system, participants and people within the environment
  • modifying parts of the system where problems are identified
  • compare the new system to the old and evaluate whether the requirements have been met
  • update system documentation


***Most of the dot points highlighted in this section originally came from topic 8.3 and have been included here to provide a more cohesive treatment of the concepts. There may be some minor rewording.