P450-3 Produce a Unit Task Specification

Intended Audience

Members of the delivery team, members of the architecture team, business system managers, project managers.


This event provides a complete view of the activities and techniques used to develop the Unit Task Specification, working within the established architectural framework.


  • General understanding of the concepts and phases of the Solution domain;
  • Familiar with the techniques of user interface design;
  • Practical experience in system development or maintenance.

Should have completed the following events or have equivalent experience:

Target Competencies

At the end of this event, the learner will be able to:

  • Position the Unit Task Specification within the delivery process;
  • Adequately use the deliverables that help in producing the Unit Task Specification;
  • Draft a Unit Task Specification for a simple unit task.


  1. Introduction
  2. Why Unit Task Specifications?
  3. Unit Task Specification content
  4. Input Information Sources
  5. Analysis and Design Process
  6. Applicable Techniques
  7. Conclusion/From Theory to Practice

Delivery Mode and Duration

In-class learning: 1 day

Pedagogical Approach

Presentations, discussions, teamwork exercises.


Each participant must have a computer available (shared with one other participant if necessary) with access to the current version of Macroscope.

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