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Quality Management

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Hermann Lödding

Course Format:

2 Hours Lecture


Winter Semester



Recommended Previous Knowledge:



  • Introduction to quality management
  • Continuous Quality Improvement
  • Quality Management in Product Development
  • Quality Management in Production Processes
  • Design of Experiments

Learning Outcomes:

Knowledge: Basic Strategies and Methods of Quality Management

Skills: Application of Specific Methods in Quality Management Tasks

Methodological Competence: Selection and control of suitable methods for the solution of tasks such as Customer Oriented Product Definition, Process Oriented Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Statistical Process Control and Design of Experiments

Reading Resources:

  • Pfeifer, Tilo: Quality Management. Strategies, Methods, Techniques; Hanser-Verlag, München 2002
  • Pfeifer, Tilo: Qualitätsmanagement. Strategien, Methoden, Techniken; Hanser-Verlag, München, 3. Aufl. 2001
  • Mitra, Amitava: Fundamentals of Quality Control and Improvement; Wiley; Macmillan, 2008
  • Kleppmann, W.: Taschenbuch Versuchsplanung. Produkte und Prozesse optimieren; Hanser-Verlag, München, 6. Aufl. 2009

Performance Record:

Written examination


60 hours total

Further Information:


Credit points of this module can be found in the course plan for the corresponding course of study.

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