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Data Modelling for Business Analysts

Our BCS Commercial Awareness training course is available to be delivered on-site at your organisation at a time to suit you.

Course Overview

This 2 day business analysis training course gives an introduction to data modelling. Delegates will learn how and why data models are used, how to draw entity relationship diagrams and define and document attributes. The course teaches the link between process models and structured methods and how data models become physical databases.

Intended Audience

The course is suitable for Business Analysts or those who are required to understand or produce data models and have litle or no experience.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course the delegate will be able to:

  • Understand the purpose and benefits of Data Modelling
  • Decide when to use Data Models
  • Draw Entity Relationship Diagrams
  • Define and document attributes
  • Understand the link to process models and structured methods
  • Understand how data models become physical databases

Course Structure

  • Module 1 - The world of Business Modelling
  • Module 2 - Uses of data models 
  • Module 3 - Drawing Entity Relationship Diagrams
  • Module 4 - Defining relationships
  • Module 5 - Identifying and defining attributes
  • Module 6 - Implementing business rules as data
  • Module 7 - Introduction to advanced Data Modelling techniques
  • Module 8 - Physical translation to a database
  • Module 9 - CASE Tools

The course is highly practical with each delegate producing a number of different data models throughout the course.

Recommended Pre-Reading

There is no recommended pre-reading for this course

Course Information

The duration of this course is two days. Courses run daily from 9.00 am until 5.00 pm.

This is a practical, skills based course and there is no examination

To Arrange This Course

To arrange a Data Modelling training course for your organisation please contact us. You can call us on 0207 112 8982 or e-mail Bev@Ba-Solutions.co.uk