Online Lean Manufacturing Degree Featured Courses
Below is a sample list of courses you will take while enrolled in the Lean Manufacturing online program at Kettering University Online:
MFGO 619 | SIX SIGMA FOR MANUFACTURING
This course examines techniques to maximize production efficiency and maintain control over each step in the process. The structured problem-solving methodology DMAIC (Define-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control) provides the framework for the course.
MFGO 649 | METRICS FOR LEAN PRODUCTION IMPROVEMENT
This course provides the manufacturing operations professional with an understanding of the data typically available within a manufacturing environment and how to use this information for improving those operations within the lean paradigm.
MFGO 633 | LEAN PRODUCTION SYSTEMS
This course starts from the discussion of the evolution of production systems, from craft to mass and lean production. Principles of systems thinking and business dynamics applied to production systems are also studied. Contemporary lean thinking principles, lean enterprise development, and value stream mapping are studied and used in student projects.
MFGO 639 | QUALITY ASSURANCE AND RELIABILITY
This course covers topics in quality assurance. Specifically, it includes an introduction to quality and quality philosophy, statistical methods of quality improvement, the concept of variation and its reduction, statistical process control, and acceptance sampling.
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