This course presents the concepts of reliability integrated with statistical techniques used in other areas of quality assurance. It provides a summary of methods and procedures of reliability statistics for professional designers and test and reliability personnel. Topics include a review of distributions, tests of hypotheses, logic diagrams, mathematical models, predictions of component reliability, apportionment, reliability growth, assessment methods and reliability demonstration. Textbook required.
This course will focus on the philosophy and the guiding principles that represent the foundation of a continuously improving organization. In addition, students will study the quantitative methods and human resources to improve all the processes within an organization and exceed customer needs. Textbook Required.