SOPHIST Master Patterns Library


Sophist is a German training & consulting firm created in 1996, co-creator of the IREB standard and counting almost 60 members today.

The SOPHIST Master patterns library has been built from the methods & knowledge provided by Sophist in the following free accessible books:

  • MASTER patterns (German edition): Requirements patterns to enhance the structuration of requirements documentation
  • A short RE Primer: Overall description of the requirements engineering phase and set of rules (SOPHISTen-Regelwerk) for Requirements Engineering


Content of the knowledge library:

  • The Master Patterns ready to use for authoring help (RAT - Authoring Tools) :
    • Functional Requirements (+ conditional sentences)
    • Non-functional requirements (+ conditional sentences)
  • The implementation of the set of 18 rules for Requirements Engineering in RQA - Quality Studio


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