Requirements Development, Documentation and Management
Develop effective requirements that meet business and stakeholder objectives.
In this course, you will further explore the business analysis lifecycle in both waterfall and agile projects, with a focus on planning, documentation, analysis, management, and communication activities.
- Engage in up-front enterprise analysis to ensure that scope and problem statements are clear
- Build on the planning skills covered in Business Analysis Essentials to create a comprehensive business analysis plan
- Analyze the impact and influence of stakeholders to enable more effective elicitation of requirements
- Learn about how and when to use modeling techniques used in business analysis, and practice creating swimlane diagrams, use case models and descriptions, user stories, state diagrams, data dictionaries, and entity relationship diagrams
- Write effective requirements and accurately revise existing requirements to meet quality criteria
- Effectively manage the requirements to ensure accuracy, efficiency, and consistency in communication; to ensure requirements traceability, and to manage change
- Plan a review process to ensure the validity of requirements
This course is aligned with IIBA's A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK®Guide) standards.
Students pursuing a university-recognized and/or accredited certificate in Canada or continuing education units in the US must attend at least 90% of class time, participate in class exercises and section-knowledge checks, and score at least 70% on an end-of-class, multiple-choice assessment.
- Global Knowledge Delivered Course