Courses & Units

Quality Systems Management JND519

Note: This unit may be delivered in intensive workshop format

Introduction

This unit examines considers the theories, concepts and basic principles of quality management (QM). It will consider quality management systems and their application to all aspects of an organisation and the role of leadership and effective team building in implementing quality improvement initiatives such as Total Quality Management (TQM) and Continuous Improvement (CI). It will also introduce a number of quality planning tools and techniques and consider the role of the quality manager in modern organisations.

Summary

Unit name Quality Systems Management
Unit code JND519
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Teaching staff

NCPS staff - AMC

Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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Fees

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Teaching

Assessment

Three assignments typically weighted 25%, 35%and 40%. Assignments will include a) case study analysis, b) the use a number of QM tools and techniques and c) the critical evaluation of a number of QM concepts.

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Textbooks

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