Lean Systems

University of Limerick


Course Name Lean Systems
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 101673 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Diploma (Level 9 NFQ) Minor University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment The programme starts in September and January each year.
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Duration 1 Year, Part Time, Blended.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Relevant primary degree (Level 8) or recognised professional qualification and 1-3 years relevant industrial experience.

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Course Summary This Lean Black Belt course, will develop participants’ process improvement skills, and will provide education and practical application to a Black Belt level in Lean. A company-based project will form a key element of the programme, ensuring the integration of the various concepts in the participants’ workplace.
Course Content The Professional Diploma in Lean programme forms part of the MSc. in Lean Sigma Systems. Those who have completed this programme may continue on with a second diploma and enterprise improvement project to qualify with an MSc Master Black Belt in Lean Sigma Systems.

Key Fact:
Lean originated in Toyota in car manufacturing but is now being used across many sectors, manufacturing, construction, healthcare, finance, retail and voluntary organisations.
Subjects Taught Programme Content
Semester 1
• Lean Thinking / Lean Tools 1
• Leadership & Change Management

Semester 2
• Lean Thinking / Lean Tools 2
• Lean Project / Lean Healthcare Project
Further Enquiries Contact
S+E Flexible Learning Centre
Email: SEFLC@ul.ie
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