QSM 574

QSM 574
Lean Six Sigma and the DMAIC Model

MS
Degree

wifiOnline/On-Site

notebook-53 Credits

Course Description
This course builds core competency in lean methods, six sigma analyses, and the utilization of the DMAIC model to define, measure, analyze, improve and control to support continuous improvement.  The course builds an elevated skill set in close analysis of data and support software.  The Faculty guides students to apply these methods to their own improvement projects.

Course Format
This course is delivered in on-line, on-site or blended modules complemented by off-line review and assistance.

Course Goals
Deliver graduate level knowledge of principles and best practices of lean six sigma and the define-measure-analyze-improve-control (DMAIC)  model.

Course Objectives

  • Teach how the elements of lean six sigma and the define-measure-analyze-improve- control (DMAIC) model assist assessment of project results
  • Explain and demonstrate the skilled calculation of return on investment (ROI) from lean six sigma and the define-measure-analyze-improve-control (DMAIC) model
  • Discuss systematic applications of lean six sigma and the define-measure-analyze- improve-control (DMAIC) model to improve processes