What is it?

The representation of proceses, systems or procedures by means of diagrams with symbols indicating, for example, actions and decissions.

When to use it

  • Gathering data
  • Analysing data
  • Planning for implementing solutions

What does it achieve?

Flowcharts are used to portray a logical series of evants. They allow complex sequences to be broken down into manageable parts for:

  • Analysing
  • Understanding
  • Designing

Key steps

  • Define the problem
  • Find a solution
  • Draw the flowchart, using the symbols below
  • Check and refine