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ISO/IEC 24773

Software engineering - Certification of software engineering professionals - Comparison framework

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Organization: ISO
Publication Date: 1 September 2008
Status: inactive
Page Count: 14
ICS Code (Software): 35.080
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Purpose

This International Standard establishes a framework for comparison of schemes for certifying software engineering professionals. A certification scheme is a set of certification requirements for software engineering professionals. This International Standard specifies the items that a scheme is required to contain and indicates what should be defined for each item.

Field of application

This International Standard has a number of intended users, as follows:

- Educators, academics and course developers: will use Clauses 4.1 to 4.6, 5 and 6 of this International Standard to map their course structure and design against another course or educational requirement; develop new courses; make decisions about mutual recognition.

- Examining bodies: will use Clauses 4.1 to 4.6, 5 and 6 of this International Standard to construct examination and/or evaluation schemes; make decisions about mutual recognition.

- Industry and professional bodies: will use this International Standard to develop and maintain certification schemes; make decisions about mutual recognition.

- Government bodies: will use this International Standard for policy development; funding decisions; skills assessment; regulation of professionals; facilitation of trade agreements between countries.

Document History

ISO/IEC 24773
September 1, 2008
Software engineering - Certification of software engineering professionals - Comparison framework
Purpose This International Standard establishes a framework for comparison of schemes for certifying software engineering professionals. A certification scheme is a set of certification requirements...

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