The iSAQB has released the new curriculum version 5.0 for the CPSA – Foundation Level

04. September 2019

On August 31, 2019, the iSAQB released version 5.0 of the Certified Professional for Software Architecture┬« – Foundation Level Curriculum. The new version is now available for download at

The version 5.0 contains many important improvements: For example, the structure of chapters and the assignment of topics have been simplified, the iSAQB glossary has been further integrated, and design and architecture patterns have been structured and merged more clearly. Results from several independent reviews were incorporated.

Also new is the migration to Github for version management ( The software architecture community is invited to participate in the ongoing improvement of the CPSA-F curriculum with suggestions and hints ( Interested parties can view the latest version of the Foundation Level curriculum at: