CIS5302 Professional Skills for Business Analysis
|Short Description:||Prof Skills 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 :||020300 - Information Systems|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
Co-requisite: CIS5100 and CIS5200
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.