Reliability & Maintenance Management & Techniques has been discontinued. This module is not currently being run on any WMG programme.
MSc MODULE OUTLINE
RELIABILITY AND MAINTENANCE, MANAGEMENT & TECHNIQUES
This module covers the principles, techniques, planning and control of reliability and maintenance in relation to products, processes and manufacturing systems.
On completion, participants will be able to:
Understand the basic concepts of reliability and apply them to mechanical, electronic and software systems.
Understand the principles, content & structure of a reliability programme, and participate in the development and conduct of such a programme.
Plan the maintenance of a product, process or manufacturing system with regard to safety, operational effectiveness, life cycle cost efficiency and management organisation.
Introduction to reliability
Basic Reliability Principles
Reliability & Maintainability Specifications and Requirements
Introduction to Maintenance Reliability
System reliability Fault tree analysis
Reliability prediction Failure analysis Reliability data collection.
Introduction to testing.
Reliability Growth Testing
Quality Management and Techniques
METHOD OF ASSESSMENT
Post Module Assignment