- Module code: ES9M2
- Module name: Quality Management and Techniques
- Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
- Credit: 10
Module content and teaching
This module treats quality and reliability as an integral part of all functions of both manufacturing and service organisations. It shows how philosophies, systems, legal aspects, employee involvement and techniques should all contribute to improving quality, reliability and safety and reducing costs.
Principal learning outcomes
On completion, the participant will be: Discussing the implications of philosophies such as zero defects and continuous improvement; Outlining the company-wide accountabilities and systems necessary to achieve the required quality; Using and assessing company improvement techniques; Discussing the importance of safety, reliability and product liability matters.
Timetabled teaching activities
Other essential notes
|Assessment group||Assessment name||Percentage|
|10 CATS (Module code: ES9M2-10)|
|A (Assessed work only)||Assessed work as specified by department||100%|
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