Quality Management - Part 1 - Online

TUS - Limerick Campuses


Course Name Quality Management - Part 1 - Online
Course Provider TUS - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 109318 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Technological University of the Shannon Level 7 NFQ
Diploma Excellence Ireland Quality Association None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Limerick City
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Duration Delivery - Part-time Classroom
20 weeks, 3 hours per week, Mondays from 7pm to 9pm

Course Fee €650 tuition fee paid direct to LIT upon registration.

An examination fee of approximately €175 is also payable direct to EIQA mid-way through the course. The EIQA will contact students registered on the course directly for the exam payment and the payment must be paid directly to the EIQA. Tuition and Exam Fee can not be combined in one payment. Please do not include the exam payment when forwarding tuition fee to LIT.
Entry Requirements There are no formal academic entry requirements.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE: Applicants who do not have English as their first language must ensure they satisfy English Language requirements. For entry to undergraduate courses, a minimum score of 5.5 in an IELTS exam is required. For postgraduate courses, a minimum of 6.0 is required. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their English proficiency meets these requirements.
Course Content The aim of this programme is to give participants an understanding of general management principles (based on the ISO9000 standards) and of how quality is managed in a manufacturing or service organisation. It will explain the methodology of quality improvement, in particular the various tools and techniques for analysis.
Subjects Taught What modules will I study?
Basic concepts and definitions
Setting up a quality system
Management theory
Quality engineering - Problem solving and quality improvement
Service/product quality
Management and quality developments
Documentation control
Assessment Method The Programme is assessed through an annual written examination and a project completed during each year.
Number of Credits Qualification
The programme is at Level 7 (Special Purpose – 10 Credits per part) on the National Framework of Qualifications. The Diploma is awarded by the EIQA (Excellence Ireland Quality Association), EIQA House, 9 Appian Way, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. Tel: 01 660 4100, Email: training@eiqa.com
Careers or Further Progression Are there opportunities for further study?
Succcessful participants of this programme may progress to the Diploma in Quality Management Part 2
Further Enquiries For queries relating to the course content
Contact: John Stout
Email: John.Stout@tus.ie

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Location Online
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