Course Content and Outcome Guide for MT 108 Effective Winter 2016
- Course Number:
- MT 108
- Course Title:
- Statistics for Process Control
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture Hours:
- Lecture/Lab Hours:
- Lab Hours:
- Special Fee:
Course DescriptionCovers Statistical Process Control (SPC), including plotting and interpreting charts and dealing with disposition situations. Develops understanding of what is meant by common statistical quantities such as mean, median, mode, standard deviation, skew, and also understanding of how common distributions represent real populations. Integrates practice performing computer calculation of these structures and their application to SPC. Prerequisites: MTH60, WR115. Audit available.
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon successful completion students should be able to:
- Use SPC charts to determine if a process is in control and to disposition affected products and equipment
- Apply common statistical structures used in quality control
- Determine if data and statistical values are likely part of an expected population
Course Activities and Design
Course activities will include a variety of learning activities, such as: instructor delivered lectures, demonstrations, and/or student discussions stressing key topics in the course. In preparation for the lecture portion of the course, students will be expected to complete all reading and problem/question homework assignments.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Assessment of student performance in this course will consist of written examinations. Assessment may also include oral presentations, written reports, and other class projects.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)