The Advanced Diploma of Information Technology Business Analysis participants learn how to be competent in business analysis in an information and communications technology (ICT) environment, either as an independent ICT specialist or as leader of a team. Individuals who complete this qualification will be competent to analyse, identify and coordinate relevant ICT business solutions to meet given organisational goals.
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This program has been created with a blend of vendor specific, vendor neutral, and trainer developed materials. Vendor training is recognised internationally as an industry benchmark for product specific training. Upskilled uses an online Learning Management System to manage the delivery and assessment of learning resources. The program is conducted over a 12 month period through a blended learning approach of teacher-led workshops or webinars, distance education, and online materials.
Vendor Neutral Courses
- Business Strategy and Innovation
- Solving Business Problems
- Project Management
- ITIL Foundations
- Business Analysis
- Communication skills
- Change Management
- Privacy, Ethics and Copyright
- Business Needs
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however the preferred pathway for candidates include:
- Successful completion of any ICT Diploma qualification, or other relevant Diploma OR
- Demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments in senior information technology or systems roles, including analyst or designer.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Participants often come with experience in one or more ICT competencies, vocationally acquired from a range of sources (both formal and otherwise). Upskilled acknowledges the validity of such experience and encourages candidates to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning where applicable. Upskilled's RPL Calculator is a guide to initial RPL standing, although participants are sometimes entitled to further RPL as enrolment progresses.
Assessment is summative and formative with set assignments, project work, and questionnaires.
Upskilled Information Technology courses include detailed learning materials, assessments, online trainer support and upon successful completion, certification for ICT60315 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology Business Analysis.
IT students also have access to Pluralsight's online training library, a comprehensive online video training library delivered by those in the industry. The content is accessible 24/7 so you can study and further your skills whenever it suits you.
This qualification utilises many and varied types of learning materials and assessments. These resources are managed and provided through Upskilled’s Learning Management System, MyUpskilled. Access to a Microsoft based Personal Computer and an internet connection is required to complete any Upskilled IT qualification that utilises Microsoft Academy Courses (listed above).
The online e-Learning course addresses the following units of competency from the National ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package. All competencies must be successfully completed to attain the Advanced Diploma.
The program is broken into 4 logical clusters of training within the broad category of ICT systems: 1/ Business Analysis; 2/ IT Analysis; 3/ Change Management; and 4/ Communication Management
|ICTSAD607||Manage assessment and validation of ICT solutions|
|ICTICT610||Manage copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment|
|ICTSAD603||Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment|
|ICTPMG609||Plan and direct complex ICT projects|
|ICTICT608||Interact with clients on a business level|
|ICTSAD604||Manage and communicate ICT solutions|
|ICTSAD605||Elicit ICT requirements|
|ICTSAD601||Perform ICT-focused enterprise analysis|
|ICTSAD606||Analyse stakeholder requirements|
|ICTPRG602||Manage the development of technical solutions from business specifications|
|BSBWOR502||Lead and manage team effectiveness|
|ICTICT601||Develop ICT strategic and action plans|
|BSBMGT608||Manage innovation and continuous improvement|
|BSBINN601||Lead and manage organisational change|
|ICTSAD505||Develop technical requirements for business solutions|
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
- Business Analyst
- Business Process Analyst
- Business systems Analyst
- IT Business Manager
- IT Manager
- Project Manager
- Quality Assurance Manager, IT Projects
- Requirements Analyst
- Solution Analyst
Microsoft Certification Mapping
This qualification covers the Microsoft learning content for the following Certification:
All recommended learning materials for these certifications are provided in this Upskilled Diploma, Microsoft Learning also recommends that you have hands-on experience with the product along with studying these materials.
Pathways from the qualification
ICT Graduate Certificate qualifications or other relevant higher education sector qualifications.
For information about Pathways to University, click here.
* Vendor Certifications are current at the time of publishing but are subject to change as these are managed by external organisations to Upskilled.
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Total course cost: $5,397.50
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