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Learn JavaScript Unit Testing

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Tests are essential for programmers — web developers included! Errors in software are inevitable and costly, and having test coverage enables programmers to catch their own bugs before deploying their code. On top of that, learning to write good tests can lead to better documentation and more efficient development. In fact, some developers write tests before anything else, in a methodology known as test-driven development.

Course outcomes

This course introduces the philosophy and practice of test-driven development, and the popular JavaScript testing library, Mocha. This course focuses on unit tests, which are the smallest and most specific types of software tests. After this course, you'll be ready to test larger software features with the course Learn Testing for Web Development.

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