QLTY08013 2013 Case Studies in Quality Management

General Details

Full Title
Case Studies in Quality Management
Transcript Title
Case Studies
Code
QLTY08013
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
QLTY - Quality
Department
MENG - Mech. and Electronic Eng.
Level
08 - NFQ Level 8
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2013 - Full Academic Year 2013-14
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Noeleen Grant
Description

This module uses a case study approach to integrate the quality management concepts from other modules. Students will work in groups and individually to analyse and discuss various cases and then make formal and informal presentations.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Apply a range of quality management tools and techniques within  various scenarios.

2.

Integrate previous and current studies of other subject areas such as TQM and Operations Management

3.

Analyse situations in terms of a continuous improvement strategy

 

4.

Apply research skills through obtaining, classifying and using data from case studies and other sources.

5.

Work as a member of a team.

 

6.

Cogently and confidently present an analysis to a group.

Module Assessment Strategies

100% Continuous Assessment

Module Dependencies

Prerequisites
MGMT08019 201300 Operations Management QLTY08017 201300 Quality Management

Indicative Syllabus

A range of case studies from a number of sources will be used. For example: The Open University, Warwick Business School, The European Case Clearing House.

Students will work individually but also in groups of two or three on a number of different case studies.

There will be lecturer-led discussion sessions and supplementary lectures where required.

Student presentaions will be formal and informal.

There is a compulsory on-site workshop at beginning of the module.

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
100 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Continuous Assessment Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 100 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5,6
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Problem Based Learning Flat Classroom Workshop 12 Once Per Semester 0.80
Group Learning Flat Classroom Group Work 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 3.80 Hours

Part Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Problem Based Learning Flat Classroom Workshop 12 Once Per Semester 0.80
Group Learning Offsite Group Work 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Part Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 3.80 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

None

Other Resources

None

Additional Information

None