Course detail

Quality Management

FSI-GRIAcad. year: 2017/2018

The course familiarises students with basic principles of quality management and quality assurance in a company.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The course on Quality Management enables students to obtain knowledge of creation of the system of quality management and assurance in an enterprise and its audit and certification. Also dealt with are the ways of quality assurance in development, manufacturing and assembling stages of a product creation, as well as application of suitable methods.

Prerequisites

Student should have basic knowledge of design of machines.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Töpfer, A. a kol.: Six Sigma. Computer Press, Brno, 2008, ISBN 978-80-251-1766-8 (CS)
ČSN EN ISO 9001. Systémy managementu kvality: Požadavky. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2016. (CS)
ČSN EN ISO 9000. Systémy managementu kvality: Základní principy a slovník. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2016. (CS)
Imai, M.: Kaizen. Computer Press, Brno, 2007, ISBN 978-80-251-1621-0 (CS)
ČSN EN ISO 14001. Systémy environmentálního managementu: Požadavky s návodem pro použití. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2016. (CS)
ČSN EN IEC 60812. Analýza způsobů a důsledků poruch (FMEA a FMECA). Druhé vydání. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2019. (CS)
ČSN EN 61025. Analýza stromu poruchových stavů (FTA). Praha: Český normalizační institut, 2007. (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through lectures explaining the basic principles and theory of the discipline. Exercises are focused on practical topics presented in lectures. According to the possibility of teaching can be organized lectures for students by practitioners and excursions to companies focused on activities related to the course content.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Course-unit credit is conditional on 100% attendance at laboratory practicals and approved reports. Examination has a written and an oral part and tests student’s knowledge and his/her ability to apply it in practice.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

The course on Quality Management familiarises students with basic principles of quality management and assurance in an enterprise. The objective of the course is to acquaint the students with the European standards for quality management and assurance and with methods of quality assurance from pre-production stages of a new product development.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

1. 100% attendance at practicals.
2. Working out of semester project.
3. Presentation and defense of semester project.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme M2I-P Master's

    branch M-KSB , 1. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory

  • Programme M2V-P Master's

    branch M-VSY , 1. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory

  • Programme M2I-P Master's

    branch M-VSR , 2. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1. Terms and definitions
2. Context of the organization
3. Leadership of the organisation
4. Quality planning - QFD
5. Quality planning - System FMEA
6. Quality planning - FTA
7. Support processes of Quality Management
8. Operation processes of Quality Management - SPC
9. Performance evaluation
10. Improvement of processes - KAISEN
11. Improvement of processes - DOE
12. Improvement of processes - Process FMEA
13. Presenation and defence of semestral project

Exercise

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

Lessons are organised in modules of 2 hours every 2 weeks.
1. Practical application of QFD method
2. Practical application of FTA method
3. Practical application of FMEA method
4. Assignment of semester projects
5. Consultations to semester projects.
6. Consultations to semester projects.
7. Presentation of semester projects + course-unit credit awarding