This module introduces the fundamental concepts of
Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma and adopts a quality
methodology and statistical methods for problem solving
in the engineering services, manufacturing, retail and
services industries. Students will be able to understand
lean manufacturing in terms of waste elimination, value
stream management and the productivity tools and
methods for improving process flow. This module also
introduces the Six Sigma DMAIC processes and tools
such as Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA), as
well as how Lean and Six Sigma are integrated. Through
this module, students will be taken through the DMAIC
phases with emphasis on transactional case studies.
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