Course syllabus SMMK1 - Statistical Methods for Quality Management I (ŠAVŠ - WS 2020/2021)

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Course title:
Statistical Methods for Quality Management I
Semester: WS 2020/2021
Course supervisor:
Supervising department:
Department of Quantitative Methods (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration:
not Bachelor state examination
Time allowance:
full-time, 1/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/8 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching:
lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits:
Exam (3 credits)
Course objective:
The aim is to make students acquainted with basic statistical tools used in quality control.
Course methods: Lectures and seminars once in a fortnight. Individual work with an assigned data (Pareto analysis,statistical process control, process capability analysis, acceptance sampling). The order of themes may be different in the combined form of study. Midterm test in the combined form within 2. tutorial or in another agreed term.
Course content:
1.Introduction. (allowance 1/1)
Basic tools.

2.Pareto analysis. (allowance 1/1)
Classification and summarization of categorical variables.
Considering importance of causes by means of scores.
Pareto principle.

Statistical process control. (allowance 1/1)
Principles of statistical process control. Types of control.
Control by variables. Control chart for average and range or standard deviation.

Statistical process control. (allowance 1/1)
a.Chart for individuals and moving ranges.
Properties of control charts.

Process capability. (allowance 1/1)
Inherent and allowable variation.
Well known capability indices.

6.Process capability. (allowance 1/1)
Verification of assumptions.

Statistical process control (allowance 1/1)
Control by attributes. Chart for number nonconforming. Chart for fraction nonconforming.

Statistical process control (allowance 1/1)
a.Chart for nonconformities. Chart for nonconformities per item.

Seminar work. (allowance 1/1)
Midterm test. (allowance 1/1)
Acceptance sampling (allowance 1/1)
Principles of acceptance sampling. Types of sampling.
Process steps of acceptance sampling by attributes.

Acceptance sampling (allowance 1/1)
Properties of acceptance plans, operating characteristic.

Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student:
Will be able to explain the basis of statistical process control, choose a suitable type of the Shewhart chart for a given case, apply the chart and interpret the results
Will be able to express the quality level of a process by means of capability indices
-Will be able to choose and apply a single attribute acceptance sampling plan
-Will be able to identify the most important causes of problems through the Pareto chart

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures
10 h
0 h
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials
10 h
8 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)
0 h
5 h
     Course reading and ongoing preparation
15 h
15 h
     Ongoing evaluation15 h
18 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work
14 h
16 h
     Preparation for final test
20 h
22 h
84 h
84 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined form
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation
10 %
0 %
Term paper
0 %
10 %
Mid-term test(s)
30 %
30 %
Final test
60 %60 %
Total100 %100 %
Course completion:
Evaluation will cover the following items:
project (10%), midterm test (30%), and final test (60%).

100-90 - excellent
89 -80 - very good
79 -70 - good
less then 70 - failed
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
Study support guide for part-time mode of study is available in the AIS.
Examples from exercises with solution are available in the AIS.
Individual consultation on students request.
Reading list:
Language of instruction: Czech
JAROŠOVÁ, E. Statistické metody managementu kvality pro prezenční a kombinovanou formu studia. 1st ed. ŠAVŠ o.p.s., 2019. 158 p. ISBN 978-80-87042-73-1.
JAROŠOVÁ, E. Statistické metody řízení jakosti pro kombinovanou formu studia. 1st ed. Mladá Boleslav: Škoda Auto a. s., 2011. ISBN 978-80-87042-37-3.
ČSN ISO 2859-1/2000.: Statistické přejímky srovnáváním - cást 1: Přejímací plány AQL pro kontrolu každé dávky v sérii. Praha: Český normalizační institut, 2000. 90 p.
Regulační diagramy - Část 2: Shewhartovy regulační diagramy: ČSN ISO 7870-2. Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2018. 48 p.

Language of instruction: Czech
MONTGOMERY, D C. Statistical quality control.: A modern introduction. 6th ed. Hoboken: John Wiley and Sons, 2009. ISBN 978-0-470-23397-9.
JAROŠOVÁ, E. -- NOSKIEVIČOVÁ, D. Pokročilejší metody statistické regulace procesu. 1st ed. Praha: Grada Publishing, a.s., 2015. ISBN 978-80-247-5355-3.

Study plans:
Field of study B-EM-BAL Business Administration and Operations, Logistics and Quality Management, full-time form, initial period WS 2017/2018, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Field of study B-EM-BAL Business Administration and Operations, Logistics and Quality Management, part-time form, initial period WS 2017/2018, place of teaching Mladá Boleslav
Run in the period of:
Course tutor:
doc. Ing. Eva Jarošová, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Ing. Pavel Klaput, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Teaching language: Czech
Room: Mladá Boleslav

Last modification made by Ing. Lucie Bydžovská on 04/07/2020.

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