Topics Covered 1. What is Business Analysis? 2. Business Analysis Planning and Monitoring 3. Requirements Elicitation â€“ Gathering Information 4.Requirements Management and Communicationâ€“ Defining the process 5. Enterprise Analysisâ€“ Defining the problem 6. Requirements Analysis and Documentation â€“ Defining the Solution Model 7. Solution Assessment and Validation â€“ Supporting the Balance of the Product Life Cycle 8.Underlying Competencies for BA -soft skills 9.Techniques for Requirement gathering process 10. UML modeling and prototyping (Rational Rose, Visio, Erwin, Visual paradigm, Enterprise Architect) with case studies and templates. 11. Project management (procurement management, Risk management, proposal writing) with case studies and templates. 12. SDLC (Traditional methodologies and Agile methodologies) models, Quality standards (ISO, CMMI) and Testing (Manual and Automation) with case studies and templates. 13. Different domains introductions (Telecom, Banking, E-Gov, Travel and hospitality, Health care, BPO,Engineering services). 14. Requirement gathering tools (Rational Requisitepro, Caliber RM, TopTeam) 15.Business Process Modelling tools (Savion,Aris) Practical Application Sessions 1. Design and facilitate a Requirements-Gathering session 2. Developing Use Cases and a Use Case Diagram 3. Create a Business Process model 4. Creation of Business Requirement Document, UAT Test Plan 5. Hands on experience in Rational Requisite Pro, MS Visio ,Rational Rose and Visual Paradigm 6. An Model IIBA Exam to evaluate where you stand.