EXIN BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis
This certificate covers the range of concepts, approaches and techniques that are applicable to Business Analysis. Candidates are required to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of these aspects of Business Analysis.
Target groupThe certificate is relevant to anyone requiring an understanding of Business Analysis including business analysts, business managers and their staff, business change managers and project managers.
This Foundation in Business Analysis certificate can be studied alongside other BA Foundation certificates, prior to progressing to Practitioner level.
e-Competence Framework (e-CF)
The mapping of this certificate against the e-Competence Framework.
|PLAN||A.1.||IS and Business Strategy Alignment|
|A.3.||Business Plan Development|
|D.10.||Information and Knowledge Management|
|MANAGE||E.4.|| Relationship Management
Legend for coverage:
|General - The competence is covered at the level indicated|
|Partial - The competence is covered to some extent|
|Superficial - Relevant knowledge is covered to some extent|
|The competence level is available in the framework|
|The competence level is not available in the framework|
The mapping of this certificate against the Skills Framework for the Information Age.
|Level||Levels of Knowledge||Levels of Skill and Responsibility (SFIA)|
|7||Set strategy, inspire and mobilize|
|6||Evaluate||Initiate and influence|
|5||Synthesize||Ensure and advice|
Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of business analysis principles and techniques. Key areas are:
- the role and competencies of a business analyst
- strategy analysis
- business system and business process modelling
- stakeholder analysis
- investigation and modelling techniques
- requirements engineering
- business case development
|Exam duratation||60 Minutes|
|Number of questions:
|Electronic equipment permitted:||no|