Qualification Overview

The Business Analysis Qualification is designed to develop business analysts with skills to analyse,

communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information

systems. The competencies attained through this learnership can be ported to other specialisations such as

systems development or systems support.

Qualification Overview

The Business Analysis Qualification is designed to develop business analysts with skills to analyse,

communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and information

systems. The competencies attained through this learnership can be ported to other specialisations such as

systems development or systems support.

Business Analysis SAQA ID- 63909 

(NQF 6)

Business Analysis SAQA ID- 63909 

(NQF 6)

8 modules

8 modules

Full Online

Full Online

1 Year 

1 Year 

On achieving this qualification, the learner will have competencies in:

  • Analysing a business scenario;
  • Developing a business case;
  • Controlling user requirement specifications;
  • Developing functional specifications; and
  • Monitoring quality assurance activities through the life cycle of a project.

On achieving this qualification, the learner will have competencies in:

  • Analysing a business scenario;
  • Developing a business case;
  • Controlling user requirement specifications;
  • Developing functional specifications; and
  • Monitoring quality assurance activities through the life cycle of a project.

Pre-requisites / Assumed Learning

Learners accessing this Qualification should be competent in:

  • Communication at NQF level 5
  • Computer Literacy at NQF level 5
  • Grade 12 or equivalent

Pre-requisites / Assumed Learning

Learners accessing this Qualification should be competent in:

  • Communication at NQF level 5
  • Computer Literacy at NQF level 5
  • Grade 12 or equivalent

Further Study Options

Learners completing this qualification may consider further studies in:

  • National Diploma / Bachelors Degree in IT Systems Development or Technical Support

Further Study Options

Learners completing this qualification may consider further studies in:

  • National Diploma / Bachelors Degree in IT Systems Development or Technical Support

Qualification Accreditations

Qualification Accreditations

  • Theoretical Component:                        
  • Practical Component:                             
  • Contact Sessions:                                
  • Assessments Required:                     
  • Portfolio Required:                              

  • Theoretical Component:                        
  • Practical Component:                             
  • Contact Sessions:                                
  • Assessments Required:                     
  • Portfolio Required:                              

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Required Qualification Course Credit Composition

Required Qualification Course Credit Composition

Core Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                         80

Core Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                         80

Fundamental Components Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                      49

Fundamental Components Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                      49

Elective Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                   20

Elective Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                   20

TOTAL QUALIFICATION CREDITS                                                                                                                                                                    149

TOTAL QUALIFICATION CREDITS                                                                                                                                                                    149

Accredited Unit Standards: Business Analysis (SAQA ID. 63909) - NQF 6

Accredited Unit Standards: Business Analysis (SAQA ID. 63909) - NQF 6

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Core Component (Compulsory)

Core Component (Compulsory)

259297

259297

15

15

259278

259278

5

5

259257

259257

10

10

259277

259277

25

25

259279

259279

15

15

259280

259280

10

10

80

80

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Fundamental Component (Compulsory)

Fundamental Component (Compulsory)

115367

115367

8

8

258838

258838

6

6

12979

12979

12

12

12891

12891

5

5

12138

12138

10

10

10622

10622

8

8

Studies and Assessment

Studies and Assessment

Online or Blended

Place of work or Host Company

NA

Yes, Integrated Assessment

Yes

Online or Blended

Place of work or Host Company

NA

Yes, Integrated Assessment

Yes

 Essential Skills for Business Analysis

Business Process Analysis

Detailing Business Data Requirements

Use Case Modelling and Solution Requirements

Developing a Business Analysis Work Plan

Project Management

System Analysis

Fundamentals

 Essential Skills for Business Analysis

Business Process Analysis

Detailing Business Data Requirements

Use Case Modelling and Solution Requirements

Developing a Business Analysis Work Plan

Project Management

System Analysis

Fundamentals

Qualification Modules

Qualification Modules

49

49

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Elective Component (Learner to complete a minimum of 11 credits)

Elective Component (Learner to complete a minimum of 11 credits)

13066

13066

16

16

115365

115365

7

7

72

72

230072

230072

10

10

114044

114044

3

3

13107

13107

5

5

252404

252404

13

13

243116

243116

10

10

116360

116360

8

8