No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2016

ITE524 Certified Business Analyst (8)


This subject prepares students for certification as a Certified Business Analysis Professional from the International Institute of Business Analysis.

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Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionSY/USSchool of Computing and Mathematics

Assumed Knowledge


Enrolment restrictions

Only available to students enrolled in the following courses:
  • Master of Systems Development
  • Graduate Certificate in Systems Development
  • Master of Database Design and Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Database Design and Management
  • Master of Management (IT)
  • Graduate Certificate in Management (IT)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to evaluate the level and complexity of the business analysis effort needed for a software development project;
  • be able to select the appropriate elicitation technique to identify critical business requirements;
  • be able to analyze and refine business and functional requirements.


The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Templates for business analysis;
  • Techniques and documentation options;
  • Verification of requirements;
  • Analyzing, categorizing, and managing requirements;
  • Documenting and packaging requirements;
  • Stakeholder elicitation sessions;
  • Building strong relationships with project stakeholders;
  • Requirement reviews.


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.