Writing effective use case descriptions is part art, part science and not a skill that comes easily to most. This course covers the fundamentals of requirements elicitation with use cases, and provides you with examples and experience in writing use case descriptions, drawing on best practice from experts in the field. This Use Cases for Requirements Gathering course aims to answer the tough questions about deciding on the appropriate level of detail to present based on the context of the system under development.
IIBA endorsed: This course is endorsed by the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) and is aligned with the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®). This course will contribute 14 PDU's (Professional Development Units) towards the IIBA certification requirements for ECBA, CCBA, CBAP and CBATL. Please note the PDU requirements may vary between certifications, please check the IIBA website for full certification requirements. SoftEd's EEP number for this course is E48087-007.
You will need to have some understanding of basic business practice, and to have been exposed to the capabilities and limitations of computer systems. Our Business Systems Analysis course is a suggested lead-in.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
Lecturing is kept to the minimum necessary, most of the learning is achieved through applying the practices and techniques in group exercises.
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Use Cases for Requirements Gathering Outline (PDF)