FUNDAMENTALS OF BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Business Analysis Level I

Course Overview

An introductory course about the most important knowledge and concepts that every business analyst should have in order to perform his role with clarity.

This course guides participants about the business analysis generic process, tasks, and the fundamental techniques they need to start practicing business analysis effectively.

Who Should Attend


  • Business Analysts looking to learn the BA best practices
  • Anyone looking to enter the business analysis career
  • People responsible for defining and managing requirements
  • Project Managers, Project Coordinators, Developers, Business Managers

What Will You Learn


  • How to Start and End a Business Analysis Engagement
  • How to Perform Business Analysis Using Fundamental Techniques
  • The Business Analysis Best Practices
  • The Competencies of an Effective Business Analyst

Course Outlines


Introduction to Business Analysis

  • What is Business Analysis
  • The Role of Business Analyst
  • Business Analysis Stakeholders
  • Business Analysis Core Concept Model
  • Requirements Schema
  • Requirements and Designs

Business Analysis Tasks and Knowledge Areas

  • Business Analysis Generic Process
  • Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring
  • Elicitation and Collaboration
  • Requirements Life Cycle Management
  • Strategy Analysis
  • Requirements Analysis and Design Definition
  • Solution Evaluation

Business Analyst Competencies

  • Analytical Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Behavioural Characteristics
  • Business Knowledge
  • Communication Skills
  • Interaction Skills
  • Tools and Technology

Business Analysis Fundamental Techniques

  • Overview of Business Analysis Techniques
  • Process Modelling
  • Use Cases and Scenarios
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Interview
  • Stakeholder Analysis
  • Prioritization