To provide students with an understanding of what Business Analysis is, what the business analyst's role is in an organisation and how they assist the organisation to analyse the current situation (issues and opportunities), design appropriate solutions and deliver better business outcomes.
Define business analysis and give details of the skills and qualities required to be a successful business analyst.
Analyse and demonstrate an understanding of the business domain (including its context) in which a business analyst works.
Design an appropriate plan to take a proposed business issue or opportunity through to a successful solution.
Apply a range of appropriate techniques to investigate and capture the current situation, to analyse stakeholder needs and to identify constraints.
Apply the 'requirements engineering' process model and explain the relevance of its components.
Develop a logical business case for a given business change.