Business Analysis

Description

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.

Availability

UoN Singapore

  • Trimester 3 - 2016 (Singapore)

Ourimbah

  • Semester 2 - 2016

Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2016

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate a firm basis for determining and documenting business requirements for information in the modern organisation.

2. Demonstrate an understanding of the key issues that arise when business information systems are being developed and implemented.

3. Articulate a conceptual understanding of the role of ICT in the day-to-day management of an organisation.

Content

Topics 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)

This course replaces the following course(s): EBUS2020. Students who have successfully completed EBUS2020 are not eligible to enrol in INFT3150.

Requisite

This course replaces EBUS2020. If you have successfully completed EBUS2020 you cannot enrol in this course.

Assumed Knowledge

EBUS2000 Information and Communication in Business

Assessment Items

Journal: Reflective Journal / Tutorial Exercises

Case Study / Problem Based Learning: Business Report

Essay: Essay

Contact Hours

Callaghan, Ourimbah and UoN Singapore

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Workshop

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term