Course code IND230

IND230 Quality Management

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Showing course contents for the educational year 2014 - 2015 .

Course responsible: Tor Kristian Stevik, Johan Andersen
Teachers: Odd-Ingar Widnes, Arnstein Moe
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Department of Mathematical Sciences and Technology
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in January block. This course has teaching/evaluation in January block, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2013-2014
Preferential right:
Course contents:
The quality control term, functional security and reliability, durability calculations, robust design and process control. The 7 quality tools, control diagrams, capability, cooperation and total quality management.
Learning outcome:
Having passed the course, students will have key knowledge of the main principles of quality control and assurance. They will also be able to use important methods and procedures for quality control and quality improvement.
Learning activities:
The learning process consists of a combination of lectures, discussions and project tasks with homework.
Teaching support:
The responsible teacher is available for guidance and support in working hours, and can also be reached by e-mail for questions.
Announced in the first lecture.
Two years of university studies in technology, production or economics.
Recommended prerequisites:
Some work experience is an advantage.
Mandatory activity:
Compulsory exercises and two smaller tests.
Final written examination, 3 hours.
Nominal workload:
Lectures with homework: approx. 115 hours. Exercises with homework: approx. 40 hours.
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
Type of course:
Lectures: 30 hours. Exercises: approx. 10 hours.
NTNU and some of the university colleges offer similar or related courses that can be approved for admittance to higher level.
The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the exam questions and the correction manual. The external examiner reviews the internal examiner's examination results by correcting a random sample of candidate¿s exams as a calibration according to the Department's guidelines for examination markings.
Allowed examination aids: Calculator handed out, no other aids
Examination details: Written exam: Bestått / Ikke bestått