How to Write a Great Requirements Document

Description:

In this course you will learn how to create the best requirements specifications documents. You will understand what are the key ingredients in the Requirements Document and their purpose, learn requirements tips and tricks and review lots of examples from IT/software development, architectural, construction and enterprise projects.

Course Outline:

  • Product Description section
  • Product/System Features section
    • Criteria For Good Requirement
    • Words to avoid
    • Priorities
    • Requirements vs Design
  • External Interface Requirements section
  • Non-Functional Requirements section
  • Other Requirements section


Target Audience:

  • Experienced requirements analysts in all industries
  • Experienced project managers
  • Individuals who have been recently promoted to the project management positions
  • Engineers, architects and the product managers who all had scope definition expertise for at least several centuries, but may benefit from 1) familiarizing themselves with the project management perspective on scope management and 2) learn some fresh new ideas from other fields, especially from software development
  • All developers, architects and testers who are essential to the success of any technology project
  • Technical people who have been recently promoted to the requirement analyst positions
  • Project managers who work on projects and frequently have to assume requirements analyst responsibilities
  • Managers and directors who want to better understand the challenges faces by requirements engineers and want to learn some universal skills
  • Business representatives (e.g. sales, marketing and finance people) who frequently have to work with technical teams
  • Professionals who frequently have to assume project management responsibilities


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What's included?

9 Videos
1 PDF
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Reviews:

Very good!

Very good!

by Teymur Mirzabeyli

Instructor explains simple, clear and understandable.

Instructor explains simple, clear and understandable.

by Khayala M.

It's very useful.

It's very useful.

by Eldun Abdullazade

Very good!

Very good!

by Teymur Mirzabeyli

Instructor explains simple, clear and understandable.

Instructor explains simple, clear and understandable.

by Khayala M.

It's very useful.

It's very useful.

by Eldun Abdullazade
Jamal Moustafaev
Jamal Moustafaev
Jamal Moustafaev, MBA, PMP | President & CEO | Thinktank Consulting, Inc.

About the instructor

An internationally acclaimed expert and speaker in the areas of project and portfolio management, scope definition, process improvement and corporate training. Jamal has done work for both private-sector companies and government organizations in Canada, US, Asia, Europe and Middle East. With more than 20 years of experience in management and troubled project recovery of large enterprise, IT and software development projects in banking, finance, retail, e-commerce, oil and gas, software and many other industries.