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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - EIN6179
Tracking Number - 2181
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Submission Type: Change
Course Change Information (for course changes only): Change title to: Advanced TQM Methods: Six Sigma Change Abbreviated title to: Advanced TQM Methods:Six Sigma
Comments: changed contact info per COEN request 3/8/11. COEN app 5/10/11. to GC 5/10/11; GC approved 6/6/11; to USF system for concurrence 6/23/11; to SCNS 7/1/11. Approved eff 8/1/11
- Date & Time Submitted: 2009-09-28
- Department: Industrial and Management Systems Engineering
- College: EN
- Budget Account Number: 210300 000
- Contact Person: Gloria Hanshaw-Latter
- Phone: 42269
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Prefix: EIN
- Number: 6179
- Full Title: Advanced Total Quality Management Methods
- Credit Hours: 3
- Section Type: C -
Class Lecture (Primarily)
- Is the course title variable?: N
- Is a permit required for registration?: N
- Are the credit hours variable?: N
- Is this course repeatable?:
- If repeatable, how many times?: 0
- Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum): Advanced TQM Methods
- Course Online?: -
- Percentage Online: 0
- Grading Option:
R - Regular
- Prerequisites: EIN 5174
- Corequisites: None
- Course Description: Presentation of Six Sigma in industry: details of the methodology that comprise it, and how it relates to Total Quality Management. This course is restricted to students pursuing majors in the IMSE Department. Nonrepeatable for credit.
- Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course:
- What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service? The new title better describes the content covered in this course.
- Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times?
- What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.)
- Objectives: "Teach students the philosophy and tools used in Six Sigma.
Demonstrate how these tools are applied in industry and other organizations.
Teach Six Sigma & the DMAIC process.
Have students complete a project to apply what they have learned in the course. This will demonstrate their understanding of the course topics."
- Learning Outcomes: "Students will be able to apply six sigma methodology in industry and healthcare organizations.
Students will understand the DMAIC process.
They will also have an understanding of inter-relationships of the Six Sigma tools.
Students will have a firm understanding of how Six Sigma and the Lean Enterprise work in concert.
- Major Topics: "Six Sigma History
What is Six Sigma and its Applicability?
Introduction to Variation, TMAP & PMAP
Process Capability, SPC, C&E, FMEA
DOE, Regression, Control Plans,
Six-Sigma hierarchy/certification, different approaches
The Lean Enterprise
- Textbooks: The Six Sigma Way; P. Pande, R. Neuman, R. Cavanagh; McGraw Hill Publishers; ISBN 0-07-135806-4
- Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases:
- Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy:
- Assignments, Exams and Tests:
- Attendance Policy:
- Policy on Make-up Work:
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