Business Analysis Perspectives (IIBA - ECBA)
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Business Analysis Perspectives (IIBA - ECBA)

Business Analysis Certification Program (IIBA - ECBA Certification)
4.5 (28 ratings)
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Created by Sorin Dumitrascu
Last updated 12/2019
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This course includes
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 13 articles
  • 46 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Recognise features of the agile perspective
  • Identify features of an agile project that impact business analysis activities
  • Identify competencies of an agile business analyst
  • Demonstrate your understanding of how business analysis is impacted when using an agile development method
  • Recognise features of the business intelligence perspective
  • Identify business analysis activities that are specific to business intelligence initiatives
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst in a business intelligence initiative
  • Recognise characteristics of working within the information technology perspective
  • Identify considerations a business analyst must take into account when working on an IT change initiative
  • Distinguish between methodologies used for information technology initiatives
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst on an information technology initiative
  • Identify the four architectural principles that apply to business analysis
  • Identify business analysis outputs that are specific to the business architecture perspective
  • Identify common business architecture techniques
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst within the business architecture perspective
  • Recognise features of the business process management perspective
  • Match business analysis outcomes of a BPM initiative with corresponding descriptions
  • Identify techniques used for BPM
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst within the business process management perspective
Requirements
  • No special requirements or prerequisites, but general knowledge about business would facilitate learning.
Description

The Business Analysis Perspectives (IIBA - ECBA) is the 14th course of the Business Analysis Certification Program which includes a total of 14 courses. In this course, we'll be looking at five different perspectives from which business analysis may need to view their work. Perspectives are used within business analysis to provide focus for the tasks you will carry out.

They'll also come with a set of techniques that are specific to the context of the change initiative. The perspectives we'll look at include agile development, business intelligence, information technology, business architecture, and business process management.

The Agile Perspective

1. Overview of the Agile Perspective
2. Agile and Business Analysis
3. Agile: Approaches, Techniques, and Competencies
4. Exercise: Understanding the Agile Perspective

The Business Intelligence Perspective

1. Overview of the Business Intelligence Perspective
2. Business Intelligence and the Business Analyst
3. Exercise: Understanding the BI Perspective

The Information Technology Perspective

1. IT Initiatives and the Business Analyst
2. Change in the Information Technology Context
3. Information Technology Methodologies
4. Exercise: Understanding the IT Perspective

The Business Architecture Perspective

1. Overview of Business Architecture
2. Business Architecture and the Business Analyst
3. Business Architecture Techniques
4. Exercise: Understanding Business Architecture

The Business Process Management Perspective

1. Business Process Management Overview
2. BPM and the Business Analyst
3. BPM Frameworks, Methodologies, and Techniques
4. Exercise: Understanding Business Process Management

You can use this course to improve your business analysis knowledge and abilities and to obtain the certifications provided by the International Institute of Business Analysis.

That’s it! Now go ahead and push that “Take this course” button and see you on the inside!

Who this course is for:
  • Individuals ready to develop their business analysis skills, knowledge and behaviors as practicing business analysis professionals.
Course content
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36 lectures 03:14:16

In this course, we'll be looking at five different perspectives from which business analysts may need to view their work.

Preview 02:50

The Business Analysis Certification Program is aligned with the (Business Analysis Body of Knowledge Guide) BABOK v3 and has a total of fourteen sections that are also presented as individual courses for your convenience.

Preview 09:40

You might know this. I’m adding it to any course in the introductory section. But, just in case some suggestions to improve your learning.

Preview 03:13

After completing this topic, you should be able to recognize features of the agile perspective

Overview of the Agile Perspective
10:12

Agile Approaches

Agile Approaches
00:11

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify features of an agile project that impact business analysis activities

Agile and Business Analysis
05:13

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify competencies of an agile business analyst

Agile: Approaches, Techniques, and Competencies
12:13

Techniques used within Agile Approaches

Techniques used within Agile Approaches
00:02

After completing this topic, you should be able to demonstrate your understanding of how business analysis is impacted when using an agile development method

Exercise: Understanding the Agile Perspective
11:40

After completing this topic, you should be able to recognise features of the business intelligence perspective

Overview of the Business Intelligence Perspective
09:22

Business Intelligence Solution - Conceptual Framework

Business Intelligence Solution - Conceptual Framework
00:14

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify business analysis activities that are specific to business intelligence initiatives

Business Intelligence and the Business Analyst
12:11

After completing this topic, you should be able to demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst in a business intelligence initiative

Exercise: Understanding the BI Perspective
11:29

After completing this topic, you should be able to recognise characteristics of working within the information technology perspective

IT Initiatives and the Business Analyst
09:51

Information Technology Methodologies

Information Technology Methodologies
00:05

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify considerations a business analyst must take into account when working on an IT change initiative

Change in the Information Technology Context
09:41

After completing this topic, you should be able to distinguish between methodologies used for information technology initiatives

Information Technology Methodologies
03:05

After completing this topic, you should be able to demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst on an information technology initiative

Exercise: Understanding the IT Perspective
13:29

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify the four architectural principles that apply to business analysis

Overview of Business Architecture
07:14

Business Architecture Reference Models

Business Architecture Reference Models
00:15

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify business analysis outputs that are specific to the business architecture perspective

Business Architecture and the Business Analyst
09:33

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify common business architecture techniques

Business Architecture Techniques
05:39

Business Architecture Techniques Table

Business Architecture Techniques Table
00:08

After completing this topic, you should be able to demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst within the business architecture perspective

Exercise: Understanding Business Architecture
09:01

After completing this topic, you should be able to recognize features of the business process management perspective

Business Process Management Overview
06:31

After completing this topic, you should be able to match business analysis outcomes of a BPM initiative with corresponding descriptions

BPM and the Business Analyst
10:58

Business Analyst Roles in a BPM Initiative

Business Analyst Roles in a BPM Initiative
00:04

After completing this topic, you should be able to identify techniques used for BPM

BPM Frameworks, Methodologies, and Techniques
07:31

BPM Frameworks

BPM Frameworks
00:04

BPM Methodologies

BPM Methodologies
00:04

BPM Techniques

BPM Techniques
00:06

After completing this topic, you should be able to demonstrate your understanding of the role of a business analyst within the business process management perspective

Exercise: Understanding Business Process Management
09:09

Course Project (optional)

Course Project (optional)
00:36

The Business Analysis Perspectives (IIBA - ECBA) is the 14th course of the Business Analysis Certification Program which includes a total of 14 courses.

Business Analysis Perspectives
02:30

The Business Analysis Perspectives (IIBA - ECBA) is the 14th course of the Business Analysis Certification Program which includes a total of 14 courses.

Business Analysis Perspectives
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IIBA Certifications
00:04

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Bonus Lecture
00:05