ERIC Number: ED328694
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Project T.E.A.M. (Technical Education Advancement Modules). Advanced Statistical Process Control.
This instructional guide, one of a series developed by the Technical Education Advancement Modules (TEAM) project, is a 20-hour advanced statistical process control (SPC) and quality improvement course designed to develop the following competencies: (1) understanding quality systems; (2) knowing the process; (3) solving quality problems; and (4) working with SPC. Project TEAM is intended to upgrade basic technical competencies of unemployed, underemployed, and existing industrial employees. The materials in this module serve as a student outline and an instructor guide. The manual includes seven sections: (1) introduction to quality in the 1990s; (2) know your process--flow charting; (3) solving quality problems--problem-solving techniques and data collection; (4) data analysis techniques; (5) Statistical Process Control; (6) process capability studies; and (7) nontraditional SPC methods--control charts. Frameworks for various processes are included at the end of this manual. (NLA)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Programs, Basic Skills, Curriculum Guides, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Flow Charts, Learning Modules, Problem Solving, Process Education, Scientific and Technical Information, Skill Development, Statistical Analysis, Statistics, Technical Education, Technical Mathematics, Underemployment, Unemployment
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Greenville Technical Coll., SC.