Cause and Effect DIagram Assignment (15%) Cause and effect diagrams provide a visual means to communicate all possible causes and effect for your problem-based solution paper. Take the topic that was approved by your faculty member and begin to diagram it out utilizing the rubric below as well as the information from IHI (located in the assignment folder) Rubric for Cause and Effect Diagram Cause and Effect Diagram Utilize the diagram with the effect to change in the top right-hand box. Clearly describe the effect for which the cause is needed. 3 Points Categories Include the four or five categories of change for the effect. This typically includes standard categories of materials, methods/process, equipment (machines), environment, measurement and people (manpower). 5 Points Lists Under each category, create a list of the causes that contributes to the effect. The items on the list can fall under more than one category. 10 Points Identify Areas of Opportunity Indicate which contributing factors are within scope of reach and those that
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- Fall '11
- 15%, faculty member, IHI, Effect DIagram Assignment