Design Theory and Constraints

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Course No: MECH.4730-061; SIS Class Nbr: 1975; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Open

Course Description

Concepts of world class design and manufacturing of modern products, including the issues of Design for Quality (DFQ), cost and the customer will be studied. Tools and techniques to be studied include Total Quality Management (TQM), statistical process control, process capability studies, six sigma quality, design efficiency ratings, design for cost, design of experiments, Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) of the mean and signal-to-noise ratio, and quality function deployment. Industrial case studies are used and student project work is required.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: MECH.3020 Instrumentation and Measurement Laboratory.
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  • Core Codes: STEM
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: James Pehl
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: May 20 to Jul 28
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

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