Business Analysis: Fundamentals of Requirements Elicitation
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Business Analysis: Fundamentals of Requirements Elicitation

Beginner level course to acquire skills to elicit requirements and start working as a Business Systems Analyst.
4.0 (54 ratings)
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224 students enrolled
Last updated 7/2020
English
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 articles
  • 12 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn about steps in elicitation and challenges encountered in elicitation
  • Learn to elicit requirements using various techniques such as interviews, document analysis, observation and prototyping
  • Learn to elicit requirements using a case study that is composed of three animated mock interviews and validate the same with a prototype
  • Learn about importance of understanding the underlying business needs for initiating business analysis work
Requirements
  • Although not necessary, any prior knowledge of business analysis concepts and terms would be useful
Description

Fundamentals of Requirements Elicitation course uses a case-study based approach composed of three animated mock interviews.

This is a beginner level course and hence suitable for those who want to become a business analyst. This course is ideal for those who want to learn requirements elicitation but do not want to spend hundreds of dollars or spend extensive time in self study.

With this business analysis training, you will be able to acquire skills to elicit requirements and will be able to talk confidently about requirements elicitation in your business analyst interviews.

In this course, you will learn about importance of understanding the underlying business needs for initiating business analysis work including requirements elicitation.

In introduction to elicitation, you will learn what we mean by elicitation and how elicitation is different from requirements gathering. You will learn about general steps in elicitation and challenges encountered in elicitation.

You will learn to elicit requirements using various techniques such as interviews, document analysis, observation and prototyping.

This course includes lectures (with examples wherever possible) to help you learn concepts of requirements elicitation. You will learn how to elicit requirements using a case study that is composed of three animated mock interviews. Later, you will be given example of a prototype that is developed based on the requirements that were elicited using mock interviews. Please note that case study does not include examples on document analysis and observation techniques.

The whole course will take less than 2 hours to complete.

You will be able to attempt quiz at the end of each session to check your understanding and reinforce learning. You will be able to download templates (with documented samples) that can be used to plan interviews and confirm requirements elicited using interviews. You will also be able to download a template to perform Document Analysis and PDF document of prototype screenshots.

Who this course is for:
  • Students and New graduates who are learning and developing business analysis skills
  • Professionals with business or domain experience who want to change career into business analysis
  • Professionals from development, testing, quality, sales support, project management and end-users aspiring to play the role of Business Analyst
Course content
Expand all 14 lectures 01:36:47
+ Introduction
5 lectures 26:04

In this session, you will get to know more about the course such as purpose of the course, its objectives and course content. You will also get to know about the experiences and qualifications of the mentor.

Preview 03:17

This is just a gentle note to let participants know regarding availability of downloadable Templates and Sample Business Analysis Deliverable/ Work Products in the Supplementary Resources section.

Get The Downloadable Samples and Templates
00:09

In this article, you will get briefly introduced to key concepts and terms used in this course.

Introduction to the Key Concepts
03:26

In this session, you will learn about importance of understanding the underlying business needs for initiating business analysis work including requirements elicitation.

Preview 07:14
Understanding the Business Need
5 questions

In this session, you will learn what we mean by elicitation, general steps in elicitation and challenges encountered in elicitation.

Introduction to Elicitation
11:58
Introduction to Elicitation
5 questions
+ Eliciting Requirements using Interviews
4 lectures 38:02

In this session, you will learn about steps involved and challenges encountered to elicit requirements using interviews technique. 

Eliciting Requirements using Interviews
13:43

In this session, you will learn to elicit business needs using an animated mock interview.

Case Study: Eliciting Requirements using Interviews (Part 1)
06:32

In this session, you will learn to elicit stakeholder’s needs using an animated mock interview.

Case Study: Eliciting Requirements using Interviews (Part 2)
06:53

In this session, you will learn to elicit detailed requirements using an animated mock interview.

Case Study: Eliciting Requirements using Interviews (Part 3)
10:54
Eliciting Requirements using Interviews
5 questions
+ Eliciting Requirements using other techniques
3 lectures 31:46

In this session, you will learn about steps involved and challenges encountered to elicit requirements using Document Analysis technique. 

Eliciting Requirements using Document Analysis
07:31
Eliciting Requirements using Document Analysis
5 questions

In this session, you will learn about steps involved and challenges encountered to elicit requirements using Observation technique.

Eliciting Requirements using Observation
10:40
Eliciting Requirements using Observation
5 questions

In this session, you will learn about steps involved and challenges encountered to elicit requirements using Prototyping technique. You will also be given example of a prototype that is developed based on the requirements that were elicited using animated mock interviews.

Eliciting Requirements using Prototyping
13:35
Eliciting Requirements using Prototyping
5 questions
+ Supplementary Resources
2 lectures 00:54

In this, you will be able to download sample Business Analysis Deliverable/ Work Products of the case study used in this course as well as templates for personal or commercial use.

Download Sample Deliverable and Templates
00:35

In this, you will get discount on IIBA CBAP CCBA ECBA Business Analysis Certification Course.

Bonus: Discount Coupon for IIBA CBAP CCBA ECBA Certification Course
00:19