STA 6666: Statistical Quality Control
Course Description for Statistical Quality Control
Statistical Quality Control
Prerequisite: Permission of the department. This course covers the statistical properties, as well as the design, implementation, and operation, of various statistical process control (SPC) schemes including those based on Shewhart, cumulative sum, and moving average control charts. Methods appropriate for conducting a capability study will also be covered. The role of SPC in process improvement will be examined, as well as statistical models useful in quality control. Additional selected topics such as acceptance sampling will be presented as time permits. The statistical analysis software SAS will be used extensively.