Analyzing and Validating Business Requirements
The ultimate objective of a business analysis, process improvement or information technology project is to improve business results. Study three proven approaches to analyzing current conditions, business needs and technology enablers. Use business process analysis techniques to convert raw requirements data into a workable solution.
Benefits and Learning Outcomes
- Analyze user requirements, functional requirements, and quality of service requirements
- Devise “to be” process and system designs
- Determine requirements attributes, and verify and validate those requirements
What to analyze
Understanding of current and future business state
Identified use cases
Impact of the solution on the existing infrastructure
Analysis tools and techniques
Validating and satisfying requirements
Criteria for valid requirements
Prototyping and walk-throughs
Criteria for verification before hand-off for solution development
As a prerequisite for those with little or no practical BA knowledge or experience, we recommend the Business Analyst Essentials course.
Sally did a great job giving analogies to help us understand methodology and application in daily use.
— Mary J Scherer, MCFI, October 2015
I really appreciated the instructor providing real-world examples and ideas for using the tools. She is very invested in helping students learn and has a great knowledge of the business climate in the local area.
— class participant, October 2015
All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.
Mon.-Tue., Oct. 3-4
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education
Instructor: Sally Anlin
PDUs: 14, CDUs: 14, PDHs: 14, CEUs: 1.4
Enrollment Limit: 24
Program Number: 5025-9348
Registration Deadline: Mon., Oct. 3