EXIN BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis

EXIN BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis

EXIN BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis is an expert level certification designed to test candidates' high-level application of their business analysis knowledge, as well as their interpersonal and problem-solving skills. This certification is the highest level Business Analysis certification, aiming to validate your existing knowledge, skills, and capabilities.

You will be able to

The BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis provides a professional qualification for
business analysts. It sets a standard by which business analysts may be assessed.
Holders of the qualification will have demonstrated competency in a range of skills and
techniques and will have passed examinations that assess performance across knowledge
levels 2-5. See page 16 of the syllabus for more details.

Who is this certification for?

The International Diploma is designed for business and IT professionals who want to demonstrate they have a detailed understanding of business analysis best practices.

Main subjects

The business context
Business analysis techniques
Business case development
Requirements definition
Requirements management and documentation
Practitioner specialism

Required reading

Business Analysis
Debra Paul, Donald Yeates, James Cadle
BCS, 3rd Edition (2014)
ISBN: 978-1780172774

Business Analysis Techniques
James Cadle, Debra Paul, Paul Turner
BCS, (2014)
ISBN: 978-1780172736

Benefits Management: How to increase the business value of your IT projects
John Ward and Elizabeth Daniel
John Wiley and Sons, (2012)
ISBN: 978-1119993261

Developing Information Systems
James Cadle (ed)
BCS (2014)
ISBN: 978-1780172453

UML 2 and the Unified Process
Jim Arlow and Ila Neustadt
Addison-Wesley, 2nd edition (2005)
ISBN: 978-0321321275

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Duration: 50 minutes
Type: Oral
Open book: No
Electronic equipment allowed: No
Level: Expert
Available languages: English
Requirements for certification: One of the foundation-level certifications:
EXIN BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis
EXIN BCS Foundation Certificate in Organisational Behaviour

The following advanced-level certifications:
EXIN BCS Practitioner Certificate in Business Analysis Practice
EXIN BCS Practioner Certificate in Requirements Engineering
EXIN BCS Practitioner Certificate in Modelling Business Processes