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EM 667. Lean Six Sigma

Credits: 3
Department: Engineering Management
Description: Quality and lean Six Sigma principles, objectives of lean Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing techniques, sources of waste and elimination techniques, Six Sigma improvement methodologies.
Prerequisites: EM 560
Semester Offered: Summer
Grading Method: ABCDF
Permissions: Permission of department

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Apply lean concepts in various industrial situations to eliminate waste and reduce inventory and throughput time.
2. Use statistical tools and quality techniques to problem-solve a given industrial scenario.
3. Develop a continuous improvement plan using quality standards criteria.
4. Apply lean manufacturing principles to improve processes.

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