Information Package / Course Catalogue
Quality Assurance and Standards
Course Code: TAB110
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

To understand the necessity and importance of standardization. To understand the basic information about standardization. To give information about quality and quality concepts. To understand the importance of quality assurance. Professional standards describe.

Course Content

Development process of standardization and definition. Subject of standardization, aims and principles. Regional and international standardization organizations. National and international metrology, calibration studies. Definition of quality, quality related concepts. Total quality management. ISO 9000 standards.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Evrim ÇEVİK
Learning Outcomes
1.1.To be able to describe the objectives and principles of standardization
2.2. To be able to have knowledge about regional and international standardization organizations and the certification activities in Turkey,
3.3.To be able to have knowledge about professional standards
4.4.To be able to understand the philosophy of total quality management
5.5.To be able to create quality awareness in individuals
Recommended or Required Reading
1.1. Çağlar, İ. ve Kılıç, S., 2011. Kalite Güvence Standartları. Nobel Yayın, ISBN:994477006x.
2.2. Ertuğrul, İ., 2006. Toplam Kalite Kontrol ve Teknikleri. Ekin Kitabevi yayınları, ISBN:9758768239.
3.3. TSE Standartları
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to the class, definitions and general information about lesson
Week 2 - Theoretical
Development process of standardization, the definition
Week 3 - Theoretical
Subject of standardization, aims and principles. Standardization to the manufacturer, the benefits to consumers and the economy
Week 5 - Theoretical
Quality concept, the concept of total quality management approach evolved in the historical process of emergence and the reasons for the emergence of the concept of total quality.
Week 6 - Theoretical
Compare of total quality management concept and classical management concept
Week 7 - Theoretical
Fundamental concepts of total quality management, importance of these concepts for total quality management.
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Total quality management elements and the importance of these elements
Week 10 - Theoretical
PDCA cycle, principles
Week 11 - Theoretical
Quality circles, organization, operation, benefits
Week 12 - Theoretical
Problem solving techniques used in total quality management
Week 13 - Theoretical
Quality costs and quality costs system
Week 14 - Theoretical
Compare of total quality management practices in Turkey and around the world
Week 15 - Theoretical
Professional Standards
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Midterm Examination1819
Final Examination112113
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-5
3
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