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UML For Business Analysts

INTRODUCTION

The OMG’s Unified Modeling Language (UML®) has become the de-facto standard for the analysis and design of software and systems. It helps modellers to meet customer requirements, collaborate during design, detect problems early, and reduce overall project costs.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This three day, hands-on course provides the foundation you will need to make the most of UML. It starts with an introduction to general modeling concepts, and then leads into the background and history of the UML. The key concepts of structural and behavioral modeling are covered in some detail through interactive, example-led workshops. These practical sessions ensure that you will be able to model following the course and thus see immediate returns on your training investment.

(also available with Sparx Enterprise Architect, contact us for more information)

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Principles of structural and behavioural modeling.
  • Essential UML concepts, terminology and notation
  • The purpose and use of all UML diagrams.
  • How UML diagrams are organised, and the relationships between the diagrams.
  • How to use UML to model requirements and their related scenarios.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • Provide an awareness of the principles and concepts of modeling.
  • Enable attendees to appreciate UML modeling techniques.
  • Understand how UML can be used to model requirements and their related scenarios.
  • Recognise the 13 different diagrams in UML.
  • Read and understand the basics of all the diagrams.
  • Select and apply the most appropriate diagram to fit your purpose.

COURSE OUTLINE

Day 1:

  • Introduction to the UML
  • UML Diagrams
  • Structural Diagrams
  • Behavioral Diagrams
  • Use Case  Diagrams
  • Class Diagrams
  • Advanced Class Diagrams

Day 2:

  • Object Diagrams
  • Package Diagrams
  • State Diagrams
  • Activity Diagrams
  • Sequence Diagrams
  • Communication Diagrams
  • Timing Diagrams

Day 3:

  • Component Diagrams
  • Composite Structure Diagrams
  • Deployment Diagrams
  • Putting it all together
  • Workshop

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Those planning to use UML or manage projects/staff where UML will be used, such as product managers, project managers, modellers, analysts, designers, programmers, quality assurance and testing personnel.

The course is not intended for those planning to use UML for technical design, development and testing of software systems.

"The course material was excellent"
Discovery Health

"The course was very educational, especially for a person like me who does not have a background in Business Analysis"
Dept. of Social Development

"Well presented and I've definitely got some value out of it"
Discovery Health

"I enjoyed it thoroughly"
FNB

"The trainer was the best trainer who is patient enough to explain everything in an understandable way until we understand clearly. I would recommend my colleagues attend this course"
SITA

"Enjoyed the course and it was insightful"
MBA

 

 

 

 

LOGISTICS

Courses are available on the public training schedule or on request for groups of five or more candidates. In-house groups may request EA modelling toolset-specific courses.

FEES

R 8 925 ex VAT

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COURSE PACK INCLUDES

Textbook: UML Distilled by Martin Fowler

CANCELLATION POLICY

There is a 100% cancellation fee for cancellations made within ten working days of the start of the training event.

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Course Instructors

Trainer - Bruno Vandenborre

Bruno Vandenborre

Bruno is an information and data modelling expert with over 22 years of IT experience. Born and educated in Belgium, Bruno holds a Masters in Computer Science from the KULeuven, and is TOGAF® 9 and ArchiMate 3 certified. Currently he serves as specialist trainer at Real IRM.

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