CIS3002 Business Analysis
|Short Description:||Business Analysis|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Management and Enterprise|
|Student contribution band :||Band 2|
|ASCED code :||020305 - Systems Analysis and Design|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
Pre-requisite: CIS2000 or CSC2407
It is strongly recommended that students complete CIS1000 (Information Systems Concepts) or an equivalent course before attempting CIS3002.
Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/current-students/support/computing/hardware.
This course focuses on developing key Business Analysis skills using contemporary methodologies. Requirements analysis and design specification methods are given detailed coverage and the issue of system acquisition via packages is also considered. The importance of written and oral communication skills is given due prominence. The course will enable students to understand the overall Systems Development Lifecycle, Agile methods and other contemporary approaches to Systems Design Methodologies, as well as a range of tools and techniques. Students will learn about the importance of standards and will apply these in their assessment tasks. Major trends and issues affecting business analysis and design in the business sector are also studied.