Business Analysis

Course code INFT3150Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Design, Communication and IT

This course introduces the skills and techniques which the contemporary manager and ICT professional need if they are to efficiently and effectively utilise Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) within their business.

The course draws upon the business analyst's body of knowledge (BOK) defined by the International Institute of Business Analysts.

Three major areas are covered:
- business analysis, including problem-solving techniques
- defining and documenting business requirements
- business system design and implementation.

Available in 2014

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
OurimbahSemester 2
UoN SingaporeTrimester 1
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011
ObjectivesOn successful completion of this course, a student will have:
1. A firm basis for determining and documenting business requirements for information in the modern organisation.
2. An understanding of the key issues that arise when business information systems are being developed and implemented.
3. A conceptual understanding of the role of ICT in the day-to-day management of an organisation.
ContentTopics will include:
1. Components of Business Information Systems.
2. Analysing and documenting business processes.
3. Problem identification and solving.
4. Decision analysis.
5. Business Systems design and implementation.
6. ICT in business.
Replacing Course(s)EBUS2020 - Business Systems
TransitionNone required.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeEBUS2000 Information and Communication in Business
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Student Projects
Workshop
Assessment Items
Group/tutorial participation and contribution
Case Scenario/PBL exercises
Projects
Contact HoursLecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Workshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for INFT3150