Responsibility Definition

What is a responsibility? Let us define Responsibility

Responsibility Definition

The definition of responsibility: a responsibility is the set of tasks, activities or actions an actor is expected to perform, or allowed to do, according to his or her role.

The shape for responsibility in Dragon1 is a wire frame checkbox:

Example: The responsibility of an Elderly Woman (Actor) as Shopper (Role) on a webshop (System) is to Register for the Webshop (Task), Add Items to A Cart (Task) and To Pay For the Items (Task).

'Responsibility' has important relationships with 'Actor' and 'Role'.

A responsibility defines the task an actor is expected to do because of its role (its position in a process).

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