Business Analysis Implications

Learn about project management concepts, disciplines and methodologies.

Key learning objectives include fundamental concepts of project management, how business analysis occurs within the context of projects, different project management methodologies, and the difference between project management and product development. We'll also discuss information technology and how it relates to business analysis.

As the final course activity there will be a professional practice opportunity as you meet with industry business analysts for a question and answer session.

This course is available at the following time(s) and location(s):

Campus Session(s) Instructor(s) Cost Seats available  
Vancouver 2 Kamal Masri $860.00 19 Register
Vancouver 2 Bassam Meski $860.00 25 Register

What will you learn?

After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:

  • Explain the fundamental concepts of project management and how business analysis activities occur within the context of projects
  • Demonstrate your awareness of different project management methodologies
  • Differentiate between project management and product development methodologies
  • Show a basic understanding of information technology concepts and terms and how they relate to business analysis activities

How will you learn?

The course features a wide variety of instructional techniques, including facilitated group discussions, thought-provoking exercises that encourage experimentation and analysis, and instructor presentations of theory and best practices.

How will you be evaluated?

We will evaluate your performance in this course on a pass/fail basis using a combination of in-class or take-home assignments, individual or group projects, presentations, examinations, participation and attendance. We expect you to participate in discussions and activities and complete all assignments or exams.

Textbooks and learning materials

To complete the Business Analysis Certificate program you will need to pass all nine courses. You will also be expected to have read A Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide v3), which you can purchase through the IIBA website. In this course, we will reference relevant chapters of the BABOK® Guide.

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