|Course Level||Level 5|
|Endorsed By||Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||320 Hours Approx|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Take your career in business to the next level starting right now, with this endorsed Level 5 Business Analytics Online Course. Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer this exclusive distance learning opportunity, open 365 days a year to enthusiastic candidates worldwide. Sign up for this advanced Business Analyst Course Online and enjoy the freedom to study in your own time and at a pace that suits your lifestyle. Learn how to conduct internal and external environment analysis, improve your strategic planning skills and master the art of effective change management. Study each component stage of the business improvement process in-depth – Vision, Design, Modelling, Execution, Monitoring and Optimisation. With expert tutor support and all learning resources included in the initial fee, our exclusive business programmes represent unbeatable value for money. Sign up for this exclusive Level 5 Business Analysis Diploma online, or contact a member of our admissions team anytime for more information.
Why Study Business Analysis?
Business analysis is a field of relevance and importance to every organisation worldwide. Those who work in business analysis are responsible for facilitating positive change within an organisation, both by enhancing current processes and introducing new processes. They use the data produced through business intelligence initiatives to formulate strategic plans for growth, development and evolution. Specific duties are difficult to pinpoint in the field of business analysis, due to the broad and diverse nature of the field. Nevertheless, talented business analysts play a direct role in the performance and prosperity of the organisations they represent with everything they do. Precisely why business analysis professionals are in consistently high demand by organisations worldwide. If you’re ready to take your career in business to the next level, sign up for this exclusive Level 5 Business Analysis Diploma today!
This endorsed Level 5 Business Analysis Diploma is one of our most advanced business programs to date. Course content is distributed over a series of 11 intensive modules, each of which concludes with an online assessment for submission to your assigned tutor:
Module 1 - Internal and External Environment Analysis
The course begins by introducing candidates to the functions and objectives of internal and external environment analysis. Lenders study the conditions that need to be fulfilled for a business to flourish, alongside the various different types of businesses and ownership models, the social responsibilities of the modern business and an introduction to business ethics.
Module 2 - The Organisational View and Strategic Planning
Module two provides a detailed breakdown of the strategic planning process, in which candidates learn how to identify an organisation’s most important stakeholders. Course content also covers the identification of key values for the business, the importance of establishing a vision statement and value statement, the functions and objectives of SWOT analysis in strategic planning and more.
Module 3 - Planning and Analysis to Manage Change Effectively
A fascinating introduction to strategic change management followers in module three, presenting candidates with various tools and techniques for more effective project planning. The importance of establishing realistic and attainable goals is also discussed, along with key considerations when assigning roles, responsibilities and accountabilities in business.
Module 4 - Fundamentals of Business Process Improvement
Module three explores the six most important components of effective business analysis, while discussing the functions and objectives of business process improvement. Candidates also consider the role of the enterprise content management model in business process improvement, along with business process reengineering and the recent history of business process management.
Module 5 - The Vision Phase
Candidates then consider the importance of creating a vision and seeing the ‘big picture’ in business. The process of creating a viable vision is discussed, along with the potential benefits of a shared vision, key considerations when establishing a vision for an organisation and how both morale and productivity are influenced during the vision phase.
Module 6 - The Design Phase
Module six guides candidates through the process of designing or enhancing existing processes through a detailed knowledge of the business process lifecycle. The importance of accurately identifying existing and future processes discussed, along with the functions and applications of process mapping, working with flow charts and more.
Module 7 - The Modelling Phase
An introduction to the modelling phase followers in module seven, in which candidates consider the importance of effectively and extensively testing ideas before implementation. A complete overview of ‘what-if’ analysis is also included, along with the role of feedback during the modelling phase and the benefits of iterative design.
Module 8 - The Execution Phase
A series of helpful guidelines for successfully implementing process changes are presented in module eight, in which candidates consider the potential benefits and limitations of process automation. An introduction to the concept of ‘business rules’ is also provided, detailing the role of business rules in workflow engines and the five steps to successful workflow engine implementation.
Module 9 - The Monitoring Phase
The benefits and importance of business activity monitoring are discussed in module nine, alongside the functions and applications of the balanced scorecard in business. Candidates learn how to create and use a balanced scorecard, along with the use of process mining techniques for identifying gaps during the monitoring phase.
Module 10 - The Optimising Phase
In module 10, candidates learn how the Six Sigma project management methodology can be used to achieve continuous improvement and eliminate waste. The six most important stages of effective business process improvement are discussed, along with the benefits of pilot schemes, an introduction to ‘lean’ business process improvement and the DMAIC model.
Module 11 - Process Improvement with Gap Analysis
Bringing the course to a close, module 11 provides an extensive introduction to the functions and value of gap analysis in business process improvement. Candidates study each stage of the gap analysis process in-depth, while learning how to create a gap analysis report, considering the various different types of gap analysis and the ‘five whys’ process improvement technique.
Paying in Instalments: £640(interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £40
Pay in Full: (£100 Discount) £540
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 5 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
Professional business analysts are known by a variety of different names, which include business consultants, service request analysts, product managers, strategic analysts, business intelligence specialists, data analysts, project management specialists and so on. This advanced business analyst course is suitable for anyone looking to climb the ladder in an organisational setting. If you’re a business owner or considering entrepreneurship opportunities, you may also find the teachings of this exclusive course invaluable. Business analysis professionals can earn anything from £20,000 to more than £100,000 with experience.
Who Should Take This Course?
At Oxford Home Study Centre, we welcome ambitious and enthusiastic candidates from all over the world. This exclusive Level 5 Business Analysis Diploma was designed by a team of experienced academics with the following applicants in mind:
With all study aids and learning resources included in the initial fee, our advanced business analysis programmes represent unbeatable value for money. Get started on your Level 5 Business Analysis Diploma today, or contact a member of the team at OHSC anytime for more information.