# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Programming Task 1407793

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify the software development life cycle (SDLC).


Identification should include the following basic steps:
  • Define the problem.
  • Develop the algorithm.
  • Code the program.
  • Test the program.
  • Debug the program.
  • Document the program.
  • Maintain the program.

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science


The student will demonstrate skills for historical thinking, geographical analysis, economic decision making, and responsible citizenship by

  1. planning inquiries by synthesizing information from diverse primary and secondary sources;
  2. analyzing how political and economic trends influence public policy, using demographic information and other data sources;
  3. comparing and contrasting historical, cultural, economic, and political perspectives;
  4. evaluating critically the quality, accuracy, and validity of information to determine misconceptions, fact and opinion, and bias;
  5. constructing informed, analytic arguments using evidence from multiple sources to introduce and support substantive and significant claims;
  6. explaining how cause-and-effect relationships impact political and economic events;
  7. taking knowledgeable, constructive action, individually and collaboratively, to address school, community, local, state, national, and global issues;
  8. using a decision-making model to analyze the costs and benefits of a specific choice, considering incentives and possible consequences;
  9. applying civic virtues and democratic principles to make collaborative decisions; and
  10. communicating conclusions orally and in writing to a wide range of audiences, using evidence from multiple sources and citing specific sources.

Other Related Standards

FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas

Computer Applications


Computer Game & Simulation Programming


Computer Problem Solving


Desktop Application Programming


Introduction to Information Technology


Management Information Systems

The topic for this event changes from year to year. The annual topic may or may not correlate with this particular course. Please refer to the current Virginia FBLA State Handbook.

Mobile Application Development


Network Design


Networking Concepts


NBEA Achievement Standards for Information Technology

Choose the appropriate language or application development tool for specific tasks.


Create a project to solve a business problem integrating mobile platforms.