3, Faramobi Ajike Street, Off Bush Street, Anthony Village, Lagos
Overview and Intro
Participants will know how to conduct a Business Systems Analysis assignment using tools, methodologies and techniques in Software Development Life Cycle Phases. You’ll delve into the role and responsibilities of the business analyst (BA)- the communication link between all business areas and a critical player in project success. Learn techniques for ensuring project success every step of the way-from identifying and analyzing potential systems applications. You will learn to Perform key functions of the business analyst by applying a business analysis framework and Conduct a business needs analysis. Also you will apply business analysis techniques to identify key problems and evaluate the feasibility of business initiatives and Optimize organizational performance and realize benefits downstream.
Topics and Outline
|1. BA INTRODUCTION • Steps in conducting Business Analysis • Business Analyst Role Summary • Business Analyst Competencies • Business Analyst Deliverables • Overview and Certification 3. PROCESS MODELING • UML Notation • Use case Diagram • Object Diagram • Class Diagram • Activity diagram • Sequence Diagram • Business Rules 5. SOLUTION ASSESSMENT • Prioritizing Requirements • Classifications • Data & Behavior Model • Traceability • Problem Analysis 7. MANAGEMENT AND COMMUNICATION • Throughout the Project and to Decommission • Change Management • Define a baseline • Define a change management process • Identify the Change Authority • Traceability and Its Uses • Requirements Attributes • Requirements Communication||2. BA ELICITATION • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) • Developing Scope • Write Business Cases • Interviews and Surveys • Workshops and Techniques • Rational Unified Process (RUP) 4. REQUIREMENT DOCUMENTATION • Business requirement Documentation (BRD) • Functional Requirement Documentation (FRD) • Design Documentation • CRUD Matrix • Data Dictionary • Meta Data • Data Transformation 6. ENTERPRISE ANALYSIS • Enterprise Analysis Activities • Business Architecture • Risk Assessment • Cost Benefit Analysis • Success Criteria 8. SOLUTION VALIDATION AND ACCEPTANCE • Testing and Non-Testing Methods • Purposes of Validation • Test Cases and Test Suites • Challenges in Testing • Structured Testing • Role of the BA in Solution Validation: the V Model • Solution Acceptance and Project Close-Out|