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ES969 - Quality Reliability and Maintenance

  • Module code: ES969
  • Module name: Quality Reliability and Maintenance
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This course module treats quality, reliability and maintenance as integral parts of manufacturing, showing how philosophies, systems, employee involvement, techniques and technology should all contribute to improving quality and reducing costs.

Principal learning outcomes

"On completion of the module, participants will be capable of: Discussing the implications and philosophies of Quality and Continuous improvement; Identifying appropriate applications for and use of quality tools and techniques. Understanding the importance of and approaches to managing quality throughout the product life cycle; Understanding the concepts of reliability and the fundamental differences between mechanical, electronic and software reliability; Describing the efficient management of the maintenance function and recognising the potential for profit improvement."

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/wmg/education/wmgmasters/structure/modules/qrm/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES969-10)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (H7Q0) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (H7Q1) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (Yildiz Technical University) (H7Q6) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (China) (H7Q7) - Year 1
Optional
  • Postgraduate Taught Sustainable Automotive Engineering (H33K) - Year 1