MACH2620 Quality Systems

This course will introduce the student to the Quality Control systems that are in use in today's modern manufacturing environment. Deming, Total Quality Management (TQM), Management By Objective (MB), Six Sigma, Lean, and International Organization for Standardization (ISO) will be covered.




MACH2615 or instructor approval

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Identify the standards put forth by the Deming Principle
Identify the principles of Total Quality Management (TQM) systems
Identify the principles of Management By Objectives (MBO) systems
Indentify principles of Six Sigma systems
Generate Six Sigma reports
Identify principles of Lean Manufacturing systems
Generate Lean System reports
Identify principles of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) systems
Generate International Organization for Standardization (ISO) reports

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

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Credit Details