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Course type: E-learning
Duration: Approx 18 hours
Delivery: Online
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BCS Business Analysis Foundation E-learning

Important Note: The BCS have announced that the Business Analysis Foundation examination aligned to the 3rd edition book will cease on the 1st May 2021. From the 1st May 2021 all Business Foundation Analysis exams offered will be based on the updated syllabus which is aligned to the 4th edition book.

This elearning product is in the process of being aligned to the new syllabus. As soon as the updated product has been released (expected May 2021), we will arrange for you to be given access to the updated version for the remaining term of your licence. This means if you intend to purchase the exam you will have two options

  1. Study this elearning which is aligned to the 3rd edition and pass the exam prior to the 1st May 2021  
  2. Await the release of the updated elearning aligned to the 4th edition exam. If you purchase this product now you will automatically be given access to the updated version of the course as soon as it is available.


About the course

Get a firm understanding of the core skills needed to be a successful Business Analyst. Our accredited Business Analysis Foundation e-learning allows you to learn at a pace that suits you, at home or on the go.

The ILX Business Analysis Foundation e-learning prepares you for the BCS Foundation certificate in Business Analysis examination, which is one of four modules required to gain the International Diploma in Business Analysis. The Foundation qualification is aimed at those who want to understand business analysis, support change and improve business processes.


This course is expected to take approximately 18 hours to complete.


There are no formal prerequisites for this course or taking the exam.

Learning objectives

By the end of this course you should have a comprehensive understanding of business analysis, including:

  • The role and competencies of a Business Analyst
  • Investigation techniques, including interviews,observations, workshops and prototyping
  • How to categorise, analyse and manage stakeholders
  • How to model business processes
  • Making a business and financial case and assessing feasibility
  • How to establish, document and model requirements
  • 12 months online access to our Business Analysis Foundation course
  •  Full tutor support
  •  Exam simulator

Optional extras:

  • Business Analysis Foundation exam: Valid for 12 months from purchase date. Exam must be taken at a Pearson Vue testing centre

If you wish to purchase the Business Analysis book both editions are available in our bookstore here. Please ensure you purchase the edition that is relevant to the exam you are going to take. 

What's covered?

This course includes the following modules:

  • Introduction and overview
  • What is business analysis?
  • The competencies of a business analyst
  • Strategy analysis
  • The business analysis process model
  • Investigation techniques
  • Stakeholder analysis and management
  • Modelling business processes
  • Defining the solution
  • Making a business and financial case
  • Establishing the requirements
  • Documenting and managing requirements
  • Modelling requirements
  • Delivering the requirements
  • Delivering the business solution
  • Exam simulator

Target audience

  • Business Analysts
  • Business Managers
  • Business Change Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Closed book
  • 60 minutes duration
  • Multiple-choice examination
  • Pass mark is 26/40 (65%)
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