Task analysis is a systematic methodology used to describe and define a process, a job function or an entire behavioral schematic. This process is usually related to job design in common usage, but also relates to engineering, chemistry and a range of other physical functions where appropriate. These analyses can be extremely detailed,and are often directly related to system design, business plans, costing and other important issues.
Examples of Task Analysis:
Making a cup of coffee as a task analysis:Choose coffee brand and type of coffee
Choose method of preparation of coffee
Choose black or white coffee
Choose a type of preparation
Choose cup or mug
Choose sugar, sweetener or no sugar