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Systems Development Essentials using Agile

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    Course Details:

    Available subscription options:

    40 days : £435.00 + VAT
    40 days + Exam: £595.00 + VAT
    90 days : £525.00 + VAT
    90 days + Exam: £680.00 + VAT
Who is this course for?

Business analysts, solution developers, project managers and anyone who needs a thorough practical understanding of the various systems development approaches including the Agile framework through online learning. Systems Development Essentials is also a Specialist Practitioner module on the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis.

About the Course

AssistKD's Systems Development Essentials using Agile online learning course covers a number of systems development life cycles, both defined and evolutionary, and examines the context in which different lifecycles could be applied before focusing on an Agile approach. Some of the key areas this course looks at include examining how the systems development effort can be organised, understanding requirements, stakeholders and roles in an agile environment, and considering techniques that support iterative development such as prototyping, hothousing and scenarios.

How is the course structured?

The Systems Development Essentials using Agile online learning course allows users to learn the syllabus content at their own pace, in their own time. Combining interactive course content, tutor audio, exercise questions, multiple choice questions, and a sample examination, the course forms a flexible and comprehensive path to the BCS Systems Development Essentials examination.

Is there an exam?

Yes. This online learning course thoroughly prepares participants for the BCS Systems Development Essentials examination. The exam is open-book, scenarion-based and lasts for 1 hour, preceded by 15 minutes reading time. The certificate contributes to both the BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis and the BCS International Diploma in Solution Development.

When purchasing the online learning course, there is also the opportunity to purchase the examination. This examination can be sat at one of our public examination sessions. Further instructions of how to book the exam will be given by the AssistKD online learning team upon purchase. 

If you wish to sit the exam outside of the UK, please contact us on either 01844 211665 or enquiries@assistkd.com before purchasing. 

Anything else?

This course was written by our team of training consultants, who bring their substantial experience of business analysis projects to the programme.

The questions within the course were also written by experienced BCS examiners. This helps users to thoroughly prepare for the examination.

What’s next?

If this course is part of your BCS Diploma in Business Analysis programme you have a choice of further modules which include the Core BA Diploma modules, Business Analysis Practice and Requirements Engineering. Candidates who have already completed Systems Development Essentials also need to pass one of the Foundation Specialisms; in Business Analysis, IS Project Management, Business Change or Commercial Awareness. The structure of the certification is shown here.

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