Information Package / Course Catalogue
Quality Control
Course Code: EK457
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Getting general knowledge about Quality and Total Quality Management, getting information about Total Quality Management Application Process and Quality Methods

Course Content

The Concept of Quality, Total Quality Management (TQM), The Basic Properties and Aims of Total Quality Management (TQM), Application Process of Total Quality Management: Strategic Planning, Quality Assurance System and Standard Series of ISO 9000.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Explains the concept of Quality
2. Defines the dimensions of quality and explain the quality costs
3.Understands the Basic Properties and Aims of Total Quality Management (TQM).
4.Understands Quality Control Circles.
5.Understands Continuous Development (Kaizen).
6.Makes Strategic Planning in TQM.
7.Learn the concepts of Benchmarking, JIT (Just-In-Time), Kanban and Poka-Yoke. 9. Understand Quality Assurance System and Standard Series of ISO 9000.
8.Understand the Six Sigma Methodology.
Recommended or Required Reading
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Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The Concept of Quality, Definitions of Quality and Historical Development of the Concept of Quality
Week 2 - Theoretical
Quality Dimensions, Quality Costs
Week 3 - Theoretical
Total Quality Management (TQM), The Basic Elements and Aims of Total Quality Management, The Important Quality Experts Contributing to TQM and Their Views, Some Basic Concepts Related to TQM
Week 4 - Theoretical
Continuous Development (Kaizen), Quality Control Circles
Week 5 - Theoretical
Statistical Quality Control Methods (Basic Statistics Techniques), Process Flow Charting, Tally Diagram, Histogram, Pareto Diagram
Week 6 - Theoretical
Cause-Effect Diagram (Fishborne Diagram), Classification, Scatter Diagram, Control Charts
Week 7 - Practice
Discussion
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Application Process of Total Quality Management: Strategic Planning, SWOT Analysis, Mission, Vision, Values
Week 10 - Theoretical
Strategic Aims, Strategic Targets
Week 11 - Theoretical
Benchmarking
Week 12 - Theoretical
JIT (Just-In-Time), Kanban, Poka-Yoke
Week 13 - Theoretical
Quality Assurance System, ISO 9000 Standards
Week 14 - Theoretical
The Six Sigma Methodology
Week 15 - Practice
Discussion
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Lecture - Practice25316
Individual Work72228
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination1819
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)129
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
5
3
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-2
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
3
OÇ-3
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
3
4
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4
4
4
3
3
3
4
4
4
OÇ-5
3
3
5
5
4
4
4
5
3
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5
4
4
3
3
3
4
4
4
OÇ-7
4
4
3
3
3
4
4
4
3
OÇ-8
5
5
5
4
4
3
3
3
3
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue