Appendix D

BABOK Guide v. 3, Task by Knowledge Area

Presented here are the business analysis tasks identified in the BABOK Guide v. 3 by knowledge area. It is important to understand that these are not linear processes; rather, they are iterative and ongoing. Use this list as a checklist to make sure that all business analysis tasks are considered in business analysis planning. This does not mean that every task will apply to every project. Consciously deciding not to perform a task is far better than forgetting and needing to make changes to accommodate it in the plan later.

The final column shows examples of activities the business analyst is planning on the basis of one fictional project to demonstrate how this list can aid in business analysis ...

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