Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Quality Improvement Methods KAL 523 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ELİF DÜLGER
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ELİF DÜLGER,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

To teach and discuss some simple classical and new method used to maintain quality stability, improvement and to find optimum solutions for some management decision problems

Course Content

Continues improvement, improvement methods (classical and new 7 tools and others methods)

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Define the concept of quality, its elements and its relationship with variability Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Explain and apply basic quality improvement tools Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
3 Defines and applies seven tools and new seven tools Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
4 Explain the GEMBA KAIZEN concept Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Explain 6 Sigma, TRIZ and 8D Methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Performs FMEA Analysis Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
7 Explain POKA-YOKE and QFD methods Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Quality concept and elements, TQM
2 KAIZEN-Simple Quality Improvement Tools
3 KAIZEN-Seven basic tools of quality
4 KAIZEN-New seven quality tools
5 GEMBA KAIZEN
6 6 SIGMA
7 TRIZ
8 8D
9 FMEA
10 POKA-YOKE
11 QFD
12 An application of different improvement techniques
13 Students' Presentations
14 Students' Presentations
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

1.KAIZEN-Japonyanın Rekabetteki Başarının Anahtarı, Masaaki Imai, Çev. BRISA, 1994.
2. Improving Quality Through Planned Experimentation, Ronald D. Moen, Thomas W. Nolan, Lloyd P. Provost, McGraw-Hill Inc., 1991.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1
2
3 X
4
5 X
6 X
7
8
9 X
10 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 25
1. Ödev 37
2. Ödev 38
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Total Workload 0
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 0
dersAKTSKredisi 6