Understanding Systems Analysis
Learn more about structured systems analysis to investigate problems and identify solutions.
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Systems analysis is the methodical investigation of a problem and the identification and ranking of alternative solutions to the problem. Systems analysis is often called structured systems analysis when certain “structured” tools and techniques, such as Data Flow Diagrams, are used in conducting the analysis.
This course in Understanding Systems Analysis enables the learner to study systems development and analysis and the types of management that are needed when a business is planning on process re-engineering. The course will be of interest to business professionals who would like to gain a basic knowledge and understanding of systems analysis.
Module 1: Systems Development
Systems Development - Learning Outcomes
Phases, Steps, Purposes and Tasks
Controlling the Process
Systems Development - Summary
Module 2: Business Process Engineering
Business Process Engineering - Learning Outcomes
Business Process Engineering
Business Process Engineering - Summary
Module 4: Structured Systems Analysis
Structured Systems Analysis - Learning Outcomes
Definitions and Goals
Define Logical Specifications and Design Alternative Physical Systems
Select the best Alternative Physical System
Complete and Package the Systems Analysis Documentation
Structured Systems Analysis - Summary
Module 3: Systems Survey
Systems Survey - Learning Outcomes
Triggering Systems Development
Definition, Goals and Gathering Data
Perform Preliminary Feasibility Study
Devise the Project Plan
Systems Survey - Summary
Module 5: Systems Analysis Assessment
At the end of this course the learner will be able to: - List the different meanings of systems development life cycle; - Explain the activity known as “business process engineering”; - Describe a system survey and outline its goals; - Describe the term “structured systems analysis”.
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