Business Analysis Training – An Online Course

Business Analysis Training Online Including JIRA

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The objective of Business Analysis Training Course includes:

  • Understand Basics of Information Technology Industry, Database and RDBMS.
  • Working  with SQL.
  • Understand the role of the business analyst
  • Discuss industry standards/resources for obtaining more information about business analysis.
  • Understand what is BRD and FRD and Implement the knowledge acquired to Design BRD and FRD
  • Acquire a solid understanding of the various tasks/activities that comprises business analysis – Recognize the pre and post project business analysis activities
  • Learn how to plan, elicit, analyze, model, and test requirements.
  • By the end of Business Analysis Training, you will be able to apply for a job as business analyst.

Pre-requisites: Knowledge of Computer, Windows OS, MS Office.

Introduction and  Getting started with an IT

  • Introduction to Information Technology, Computer and its Language
  • What is Machine Language?
  • High Level Languages : C, C++, Dot Net, Java, PHP, Perl, Python
  • Compiler and Interpreter, Source Code, Binary Executables
  • Operating System : Definition and examples
  • System Software: Definition and Examples
  • Application Software : Definition and Examples
  • Complete Development Platform – User Interface, Application program and Database.
  • Multiuser platform, Distributed Databases.
  • Database Management System: Flat File Data, DBMS.
  • Application Layers : User Interface, Business Logic, Database

Industry Terms and Definitions

  • What are Artifacts?
  • Define Intranet, Project Charter, User Stories, Business Modeling and Sand Box Environment
  • Understanding Interface:
    • Radio Button
    • Check Box
    • Drop Down list
    • Text Box
    • Text Area
    • Button

Case Study: Design a User Interface to accept basic User Information.

Introduction to Business Analysis Training Course

  • Project Management in the Beginning
  • Business Analysis and Project Management
  • Important Terms
  • A Business Analyst
  • Roles & Responsibilities of a Business Analyst?
  • Skills required for BA
  • Business Analyst in context with others
  • Which are the Business Analyst deliverables 8

Case Study: Create a Role plan in an organization of 1500 employees as a BA and the Hierarchy of the Organization.

Abbreviations and Definitions

  • Business Requirement Document (BRD)
  • Functional Requirement Document (FRD)
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Joint Application Development Session (JAD Session)
  • User Acceptance Testing (UAT)

Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

  • Software Development Life Cycle(SDLC)
  • What is STLC?
  • Various stages of SDLC
  • SDLC Methodologies
  • Waterfall methodology
  • Iterative and Incremental approach
  • Agile Model
    • Rational Unified Approach
    • Prototyping
    • V-Model

Case Study: Suggest a Methodology for a given project with reasons.

Introduction to Agile Values & Principles

  • Articulating Agile values and principles
  • Understanding the principles of Lean Thinking
  • Comparing Agile with traditional, master plan methods

Agile Approaches Compared

  • Scrum
  • Scrum as a framework for self-managing teams
  • Locating Scrum in empirical process control theory
  • Mandatory roles, artifacts and events
  • eXtreme Programming (XP)
  • Core values of XP
  • Engineering software with XP’s core practices
  • Running a software development project

Case study: Create a Document with inputs for a Developer team to use a given Agile Approach.

Enterprise Analysis

  • SWOT Analysis
  • Feasibility Study & Analysis
  • Problem Statement & Goal Statement
  • Business Case
  • Project Scope Statement & Vision Document
  • AS IS (current state) and TO BE (future state)
  • Root Cause Analysis – Fish Bone Diagram

Case study: Create Fishbone Diagram for a Given Problem

Understanding and Defining Solution Scope

  • Defining Solution Scope
  • Project scope vs. product scope
  • Defining a problem statement
  • Techniques for defining scope

Case study: Write a Solution Scope for a Given Project.

Landscape of Requirements

  • Requirements – Features And Constraints
  • Types Of Requirements
  • Business, User and System Requirements
  • Functional & Non-functional Requirements
  • Requirements Source, Audience And Approval

Case study:  Create a Document (Portion of BRD) for High level Business Requirement for a Given Website.

Planning and Eliciting Requirements

  • Defining a Requirement Gathering Strategy? 4
  • What is the Importance of Requirement gathering? 5
  • Requirement gathering techniques 6
  • Identifying good questions for elicitation
  • Active listening
  • Categories and types of elicitation techniques

Case Study: Create a RWP

Verifying and Validating Requirements

  • The difference between validation and verification
  • Characteristics of good requirements
  • Risks associated with requirements
  • Requirements traceability matrix
  • Verified and validated requirements

Case Study: Create a RTM for a Given Set of Need and Features

Use Case and Use Case Narratives

  • What are Use Case and Use Case Narrative?
  • How to write User stories?
  • Relationship between Use Cases
  • How to write Use Cases?
  • Use Case Narrative Flows
  • Primary Flow
  • Alternative Flow
  • Exceptional Flow

BRD – Business Requirement Document

  • The Business Requirements Document (BRD)
  • The BRD vs. the functional requirements specification
  • How to Create BRD?  9
  • BRD components
  • BRD Template
  • Understanding a Sample BRD

Case Study: Write a Complete BRD for a Given Project.

FRD (Functional Requirement Document)

  • Introduction to Functional Requirement Document
  • Understanding FRD syntax
  • How to create a Functional Requirement Document?
  • How to write Gap Analysis Document?

Case Study: Write an FRD for a Given Project.

Elicitation and Process Modeling

  • Why models are created
  • In addition, Objectives of modeling
  • What is process management
  • Understanding process modeling
  • AS-IS vs. TO-BE modeling
  • Prototyping
  • In addition, Business Process Modeling case study

Unified Modeling Language (UML) Diagrams

  • Introduction of UML
  • What are Behavioral and Structural Diagrams?
  • UML Diagrams Units
  • Creating a Use Case Diagram
  • In addition, Working with State Diagram
  • Learn to create an Activity Diagram
  • What are Swim Lanes?
  • Creating a Sequence diagram
  • How to Make Class diagram

Requirements Management

  • Why people resist change
  • Change Management
  • BA’s role in managing change
  • In addition, How Requirements become Un-Managed
  • Implementing Just enough Requirements

Introduction to Software Testing

  • Testing Basics – Testing definitions,  concepts, approaches and methodologies
  • Test planning
  • Test case Design
  • Performing Manual Testing
  • Performing Automated Testing

Software Engineering Methods

  • Introduction to MS Visio
  • Introduction to JIRA tool

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November 14, 2018

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