Information Package / Course Catalogue
Engineering Metrology and Quality Control
Course Code: MME518
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: English
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

The aim of this course is to inform the students about metrology and quality control

Course Content

Metrology and quality concepts, measure the error analysis, quality control, process control methods and the use of statistical techniques,

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering to the field of Mechanical Engineering
2.An ability to design experiments and interpret the results
3.An ability to analyse and as a result improve the systems
4.An ability to multi-disciplinary study
5.An ability to determine of engineering problems
6.An ability to use engineering techniques and modern engineering tools
7.An ability to adapt to changing conditions
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Whitehouse D.J., “Handbook of Surface and Nanometrology”, Institute of Physics, Bristol, (published in 1994), 2003
2.“Measurement in Technology”. A textbook from the multimedia courseware METROMEDIA
3.Pfeifer T., “Production Metrology”, München, Wien: Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag, August 2002
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to concept of metrology and quality
Week 2 - Theoretical
Analysis of errors in measurement
Week 3 - Theoretical
Statistical quality control
Week 4 - Theoretical
Control charts
Week 5 - Theoretical
Control charts
Week 6 - Theoretical
Linear measurement, tool used
Week 7 - Theoretical
Angular measurement, tool used
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Other measurement techniques (optical, laser etc.)
Week 10 - Theoretical
Other measurement techniques (optical, laser etc.)
Week 11 - Theoretical
Measurement of geometrical shape (roundness, flatness etc.)
Week 12 - Theoretical
Measurement of surface texture (surface roughness and waviness
Week 13 - Theoretical
Measurement of screw threads
Week 14 - Theoretical
Measurement of gears
Week 15 - Theoretical
Limits and limit gauges
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%15
Final Examination1%60
Quiz4%15
Assignment5%5
Term Assignment1%5
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory144398
Assignment50420
Term Project1151025
Quiz44120
Midterm Examination115217
Final Examination120222
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)202
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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OÇ-1
3
3
3
3
4
3
4
3
3
4
3
3
OÇ-2
4
4
4
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5
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3
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3
5
4
4
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3
3
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3
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5
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5
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4
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3
5
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3
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3
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4
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3
3
5
5
5
4
3
5
5
5
4
3
OÇ-7
5
4
5
4
4
4
5
5
5
4
4
5
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