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Business analysis is a disciplined approach for introducing and managing change within organizations by defining needs and then recommending solutions to stakeholders. The Essentials of Business Analysis course introduces the role of Business Analysts and highlights their important contributions to organizations and projects. Topics covered can be applied by any professional involved in business analysis functions, whether project leader or staff member, during the implementation of change management activities. Course material will emphasize the areas where business analysts and project managers collaborate for improved requirements and project success.

This course will provide 27 education hours. To receive Professional Development Units (PDU’s), submit your UCSD transcript to the Project Management Institute (PMI). 

Note: This is the first course to be completed in the Business Analysis Tools and Strategies Certificate. No prerequisites are needed to take this course. Sections of this course are offered each Fall and Spring quarters.  For additional information contact:

Course Number: BUSA-40882
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)