Courses Addressing Quality
ISE 426 Statistical Quality Control (3, Fa)
Quantitative aspects of statistical quality
control (process control, acceptance sampling by attribute and by variable, rectifying
inspection), quality assurance and the management of QC/QA functions.
ISE 507 Six-Sigma Quality Resources for Health Care (3, Fa)
study of Six-Sigma and Lean metrics, methods, and systems with emphasis on their
application to health care services.
ISE 525 Design of Experiments (3, FaSp)
Planning data collection to investigate
relationships between product/process design choices (materials, temperatures, etc.)
and performance, empirical modeling to predict performance, identification of the best
ISE 527 Quality Management for Engineers (3, FaSp)
Principles of quality
management, quality philosophies and frameworks, quality leadership and strategic
planning, process management, performance measurements, and technical system
ISE 528 Advanced Statistical Aspects of Engineering Reliability (3)
statistical methods applied to reliability engineering. Experimental design analysis
and interpretation of multifactor reliability problems.
SAE 551 Lean Operations (3, Sp)
Study of lean principles and practices
as applied to automotive, aerospace and other industries.
PPD 404x Statistics for Policy, Planning, and Development (4, FaSpSm)
Fundamentals of probability; basic statistical techniques; sampling;
framing statistical questions; inference; hypothesis and significance
tests; correlation analysis; regression analysis; identifying,
evaluating, and managing data. Recommended preparation: MATH 108 or MATH