Business Systems Analysis

Online Short Course

R12 018.00

Course Fees
10 weeks


Any business requires analysis, whether daily, weekly, monthly or yearly. Business systems analysts are required for this. They essentially have to solve problems, identify any issues a company may face and fix these issues. This course will groom the potential business systems analyst with the desired skills to step into the job market. This course will also help potential business systems analysts to create and design system processes which will help a company to achieve success.


Over the past few years the business systems analysis profession has developed into a much needed and integral function of many businesses. Business and the ability to make profit are driven by a number of integrated internal and external processes and systems. The ability of the business systems analyst to analyse and redesign these systems for increased effectiveness and efficiency within an ever-changing business landscape is of utmost importance for any business. The need for this course is immense as it ensures the development of the business systems analyst with the required skills to function successfully in this position.

Subject Expert

Melton van der Merwe has been involved in education development for the last 17 years, developing a variety of programmes for national and international institutions with a specific focus on business and entrepreneurship. He obtained a B.Sc. in 1997, an MBA in General Management and Entrepreneurship from the University of the Free State in 2003 and a coaching qualification from the University of Stellenbosch in 2008. He lectured various business subjects for local universities and private education providers offering international programmes. He established a private coaching and consulting business from where he offers various business development services, analysing and developing best practices for a number of business systems within a variety of industries.

Tutor Support

Each course is assigned its own Online Academic Tutor, who is ready and waiting to guide and assist their learners throughout their learning experience.

The Online Academic Tutor, who is assigned to your course, is trained to build each student up to reach their fullest potential. Students can expect their Online Academic Tutor to answer questions, offer advice and provide further clarification on any academic aspects.

Course and Technical Requirements

To successfully access and complete this course, you will be required to have a registered email account, access to a computer/laptop/tablet and stable internet connection. You will be required to be familiar with using a computer as you may need to be able to read and download documents in Adobe PDF Reader, view Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, and read and create documents in Microsoft Word.

Our online short learning programmes may require additional software applications. These additional software application requirements will be communicated to you in this information pack and/or on the website course page. Damelin Online does not provide any additional software applications required for online short learning programmes.

Please note: Google, YouTube and Vimeo may be used in our online course delivery. If any of these services are blocked in your jurisdiction, you may have difficulty in accessing our course content.

How You Will Learn

Our online short learning programmes are broken into self-paced manageable modules, designed to assist you throughout your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Learn through all your interactive course notes
  • Review case studies and supplementary resources
  • Apply and evaluate what you have learned in each module with the self-grading quizzes and assignment submissions
  • View a range of course video lectures presented by our Subject Matter Experts
  • Network, collaborate and interact with your fellow participants and Online Course Facilitator via the discussion forum and Zoom webinars


Upon successful completion of this online short learning programme, you will receive the recognition of your knowledge and skills with a Damelin Certificate of Competence. Your certificate of competence will be issued in your registered name and will be couriered at no additional cost.

You will be required to complete a series of assessments that will be facilitated through our virtual learning environment. Your course handbook will be made available to you once you have commenced with your short learning programme.


  • MODULE 0
    Orientation Module
  • MODULE 1
    The Business Analyst and Business Environment
  • MODULE 2
    Business Analysis and Stakeholder Management
  • MODULE 3
    Developing Business System Solutions
  • MODULE 4
    Communicating Business System Solutions
  • MODULE 5
    IT Analysis
  • MODULE 6
    Business Modelling and Architecture
  • MODULE 7
    Business Systems and Quality Control
  • MODULE 8
    Project Management Essentials to Facilitate Change
  • MODULE 9

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