Business Analysis Fundamentals
MGMT X 430.711
This core class provides a basic understanding of functions and impact of the business analyst role, focusing on functions related to the development of enterprise-wide solutions.
Starting at $765.00
What you can learn.
- Explore the role of the business analyst: gathering and documenting user requirements and modeling the business
- Understand business case analysis, process modeling, and quality management and testing
- Examine best practices, effective work strategies, and how to determine project needs, opportunities, and payoffs
About this course:
This core class begins with a basic understanding of functions and business impact of the business analyst role with a focus on business analysis functions related to the development of enterprise-wide solutions and the business analysis project life cycle. Topics include the role of the business analyst, gathering and documenting user requirements, modeling the business, business case analysis, process modeling, and quality management and testing. Best practices, effective work strategies, how to determine project needs, opportunities, and payoffs, as well as instructor experiences relating to effective communication and implementation of proposed business solutions will also be covered. Texts purchased for this course are also utilized throughout the courses in the Business Analysis Certificate Program. This class must be taken initially or simultaneously with the second and/or third class.
Fall 2018 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Instructor: Patsy Reece
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. No refund after September 28, 2018. Internet access required.
No refunds after September 28, 2018
Book: The Business Analyst's Handbook by Howard Podeswa
©2008 Cengage Learning PTR
©2015 International Institute of Business Analysis
Book: Business Analysis by Malcolm Eva
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.