Why Business Architecture?


Length: 4 hours

This course pairs well with;

Capability Mapping and Value Stream Mapping

The Business Model Canvas: Two Tools for Improvement

  • Business Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Department or Division Managers
  • Change Facilitators
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Business Managers
  • CFOs
  • CIOs
  • Emerging Business Architects

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand the concept of business architecture and its framework.
  2. Know how business architecture fits with other business capabilities and enterprise.
  3. Learn the functions of a business architect.
  4. Discover how to incorporate elements of business architecture at your organization (even without the title).
  5. Recognize opportunities to use business architect tools.
  6. Understand how to scale the tools to pilot on a smaller scale.

Price: $75.00 Early Bird Pricing$67.50 until December 27, 2016

  • Course Texts: There are no texts used for this course.
  • Food: Lunch is included in all courses that are 7 hours or more

If your organization has at least 6 participants and you desire to host the class at your site or if you would like to customize this course specifically for your organization, contact Beth Schaefer at 651-999-5834 or beth.schaefer@metrostate.edu

Spring Term

  • Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

If you are registering through the workforce center, you must have your counselor contact IPD directly at institute@metrostate.edu