Introduction to Business Analysis (eLearning)

COST: $170
Group discounts for 5+ apply
DURATION: 4 hours

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This Introduction to Business Analysis eLearning course has been specifically designed to guide you through the fundamentals of Business Analysis, focusing on how to perform planning, scoping and requirements analysis. Learn the fundamental philosophy of Business System Analysis, understand the different roles and responsibilities of a Business Analyst and be able to choose the right software development lifecycle model for a project.


Intended for:
Team members who are keen to understand the role and responsibilities of a Business Analyst, a new Business Analyst who wants to become a great BA and anyone who has an interest in the analysis field.



An understanding of basic business practice.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course you will be able to understand:

  • The genesis of business analysis
  • The IIBA Core Concept Model
  • The primary roles and responsibilities of Business Analysts
  • The underlying skills, competencies and techniques needed to be a successful BA
  • The common types of software development lifecycle
  • Techniques and tools to use in order to convey scope
  • How to produce a plan for the analysis stage of the project
  • How to plan stakeholder engagement
  • The importance of traceability
  • The importance of prioritisation
  • The change control process
  • The risk management process



  • Module 1: The genesis of business analysis
  • Module 2: The roles and responsibilities of a Business Analyst
  • Module 3: The Software Development Lifecycle
  • Module 4: Planning and scoping
  • Module 5: Requirement analysis
  • Module 6: Professional bodies

What's included:

  1. 90 days’ continuous access
  2. 240 minutes of learning material
  3. 20 learning units in 6 modules
  4. 35 self-assessment (quiz) questions
  5. 4 PDUs
  6. Certificate of Completion

How long is my access to this course?
You will have 90 days continuous access.  

Minimum software requirements 

Adobe Flash Player 10.3 or later, and one of the following browsers:

  • Windows: Internet Explorer 8 and later, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
  • Mac: Safari 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version)


  • Windows: Google Chrome (latest version)
  • Mac: Safari 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version)
  • Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version) in Android OS 4.1 and later

Apple iOS:
Articulate Mobile Player in Apple iOS 7 or later on iPad

Android OS:
Articulate Mobile Player in Android OS 4.1 or later (optimized for tablets)

Course outline:
Introduction to Business Analysis (eLearning) Outline (PDF)