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2023-2024 General Catalog 
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MFG 506 - Quality Assurance

Last Date of Approval: Spring 2021

1 Credits
Total Lecture Hours: 15
Course Description:
This course is designed to gain knowledge about quality control and applications of quality tools used in industry. The student will learn applications or statistical process control and its applications. Also covered Dr. Edward Deming and his 14 points

Mode(s) of Instruction: online/face-to-face

Credit for Prior Learning: This course offers an opportunity for students to earn Credit for Prior Learning for skills that they have brought with them to Iowa Central. For more information, please ask the instructor and see the Iowa Central Community College catalog.

Course Fees: None

Common Course Assessment(s): All assessments are common amongst all course sections

Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:
  • Analyze Dr. Edwards Deming’s theory on quality
    • Define Dr. Deming’s 14 points of quality
    • Define Dr. Deming’s 7 deadly diseases of quality
  • Analyze ISO 9000 principles
    • Define an ISO 9000 management system
    • Describe an ISO 9000 model
    • Assess ISO 9000 certification standards
  • Analyze Lean Production principles
    • Define what started the Lean production movement
    • Analyze the Lean production system
    • Define the culture of Lean production

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