We're Open
+44 7340 9595 39
+44 20 3239 6980

Explains the role of systems analysis and design in systems development

  100% Pass and No Plagiarism Guaranteed

Explains the role of systems analysis and design in systems development

Unit 4.50 : Systems Analysis and Design ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Computing (QCF)


You have gained an internship with a consultancy firm which provides organisations with ICT support. This is a part-time internship and is taking place alongside your studies. The consultancy has a client, Petr Vaclav who is the Chief Executive of a cinema chain operating mainly in rural areas in Slovakia. Currently, the various cinemas operate in different ways when booking tickets for their customers. Some cinemas do not take any bookings and in these cases customers queue at the cinema’s kiosk to buy their tickets just before the movie’s viewing time. However, in those cinemas where bookings are taken, the booking is written in a booking diary and there have been some problems with this system. Sometimes too many people had booked tickets and there were not enough seats available at some showings. Alternatively, some movies have had very few customers and the CE believes this is due to the current practice of using billboards to advertise films. The CE has realised that their sales are more likely to grow if the company develops a new cinema booking system and moves their advertising online.


Activity 1

Petr Vaclav, has asked you to attend a meeting with the Directors of the cinema chain. They have expressed a need to be more informed about systems analysis and design and are concerned about the costs associated with the project and the impact on the business. He needs your guidance. In preparation for this meeting produce a report which:


  • explains the role of systems analysis and design in systems development
  • critically analyses the systems development lifecycle referring to specific examples e.g. Waterfall, V-shape or Spiral;
  • explains the systems analysis and design process by clarifying how the following can be influential in the redesign of a system.
    • Requirements elicitation
    • Stakeholder analysis
    • Systems design process
    • evaluates different design methods and methodologies that can be used to analyse systems, such as, SSADM, DSDM, Agile and Prototyping.


In order to improve the understanding of the CE and Directors ensure you apply this information, wherever possible, to the particular issues facing the existing cinema booking and advertising system.


LO 1 assessment criteria, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4


Activity 2

Mr Valcav and the Directors were pleased with the report and are more informed. However they are still unsure if developing an online booking system and moving most of their advertising online is really as good as it seems. You have decided to conduct a pilot study using an existing system and an organisation of your choice. This can be your college, where you are employed or another organisation you know well. The organisation must have a specific existing system in place for you to review and you should agree the organisation and system with your tutor. Produce a presentation with speaker notes which:


  • clarifies and justifies the methodology you plan to use to analyse the system
  • shows how you applied the different information gathering techniques to review the system and the results of these processes
  • recommends improvements to the system


LO 2 assessment criteria, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3


Activity 3

Based on the work you did for Activity 2

  • Present a documented solution to your tutor, who acts as the client for the modelling exercise, justifying the proposed improvements to the existing system. You must check the format that the client requires for this solution.
  • Evaluate the feedback you have received from the client and make amendments to your original proposal.


LO 3 assessment criteria, 3.1, 3.2

100% Plagiarism Free & Custom Written,
Tailored to your instructions

International House, 12 Constance Street, London, United Kingdom,
E16 2DQ

UK Registered Company # 11483120

100% Pass Guarantee


View our samples written by our professional writers to let you comprehend how your work is going to look like. We have categorised this into 3 categories with a few different subject domains

View Our Samples

We offer a £ 2999

If your assignment is plagiarised, we will give you £ 2999 in compensation

Recent Updates


  • Title: Explains the role of systems analysis and design in systems development
  • Price: £ 119
  • Post Date: 2018-11-10T08:40:03+00:00
  • Category: Assignment
  • No Plagiarism Guarantee
  • 100% Custom Written

Customer Reviews

Explains the role of systems analysis and design in systems development Explains the role of systems analysis and design in systems development
Reviews: 5

A masterpiece of assignment by , written on 2020-03-12

Now I am happy that I made the right decision of coming to Insta Research for help. My term paper was so technical and analytical at the same time. I got really confused about what to do but got relaxed when I was given such a humble writer. He clarified my concepts with the best explanations and discussions. I almost interacted with him on daily basis within the writing process. The best feature of this site is quick delivery as I got the work before my deadline. Additionally, the term paper is written skillfully and handled quite professionally. Now I am able to take a deep sigh of relief and thank you all for such speedy help. The quality of the work made my day.
Reviews: 5

A masterpiece of assignment by , written on 2020-03-12

The rates are a bit expensive for me of the essay writing service but the overall look is amazing. The references and formatting are done beautifully. So, I feel that the high rates are worth all these qualities. I want to thank you for great help.