Students will learn to develop a plan that includes determining the requirements activities a Business Analyst will perform on a particular project and how you will control and manage changes to the deliverables.

Audience: Executives, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Business and IT stakeholders working with analysts, Systems Analysts and programmers interested in expanding their role into the business area.

Event Number: BA06

Available Languages: English (US)

Subjects: Technical

Objectives:

After completing this course, students will know how to: - Plan, manage and communicate requirements for projects - Perform the various elicitation techniques used in gathering and documenting requirements. - Produce relevant artifacts needed for documenting requirements. - Minimize uncertainty and risk by applying principles learned in the course - Ensure your project delivers required functionality and adds value to the business - Translate business requirements into appropriate technical specifications. - Optimize your team's responsiveness to change

Course Detail:

1 - INTRODUCTION
(null)Requirements and types of requirements
Requirements in the product life cycle
Project roles and requirements
The role of the Business Analyst (BA)

2 - MANAGING SOLUTION SCOPE AND REQUIREMENTS
Requirements management plan
Solution scope
Conflict and issue management
General techniques used

4 - MANAGING REQUIREMENTS EFFECTIVELY
Attributes of effective requirements
Audiences of the requirements and the audiences needs
Business vs. technical point of view
Need for formality and level of detail required

6 - PREPARE THE REQUIREMENTS PACKAGE
Work product and deliverables
Attributes of a complete requirements package
General techniques used

7 - MAINTAIN REQUIREMENTS FOR RE-USE
Maintaining organizational process assets
Ongoing requirements
Satisfied requirements

8 - COMMUNICATING REQUIREMENTS EFFECTIVELY
The 5 Cs
Bulleted and numbered lists
Tables and graphs
Models and other graphics
Using white space and fonts
Chunking requirements information and the use of headings

9 - ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Useful books and links on managing and communicating requirements

Pre-Requisite Text:

There are no prerequisites for this course. This course suitable for both novices and experienced people who need to manage and communicate requirements for projects. It is recommended that participants complete the BA01 – Business Analysis Essentials course prior to enrolling or have equivalent experience.

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