Quality Management - Part 1

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Quality Management - Part 1
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Alternative Provider(s) Limerick Institute of Technology - Tipperary
Course Code 2001
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Diploma Exellence Ireland Quality Association None
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Clonmel, Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Start Date: September

You can apply or register for your programme of choice using one of the following methods:
• Online: Go to flexiblelearning.lit.ie and hit the 'Apply Now' button on the relevant course page
• Email: Send a completed form to...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 20 weeks, 3 hours per week.
LIT Moylish - Monday from 6.00pm to 9.00pm.
LIT Clonmel - Wednesday from 6.03pm to 9.30pm.
Course Fee

Expand+€550 tuition fee, paid direct to LIT upon registration. An examination fee of approximately €150 is also payable direct to EIQA midway through the course.

Once a student has been accepted to a course of study through Flexible Learning, the fee can...

Entry Requirements There are no formal academic entry requirements.
Financial Support

Expand+Lit Student Concession Fees
Students registered on full time undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at LIT at the time of registration, may be eligible for a 25% reduction on Flexible Learning programme fees and are also eligible for substantial ...


Diploma in Quality Management Part 1 (Special Purpose Award Level 7, 10 Credits). The Diploma is awarded by the EIQA (Excellence Ireland Quality Association), EIQA House, 9 Appian Way, Ranelagh, Dublin 6, Tel: 01 660 4100, Email: train...

Course Content Aims
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 The Diploma in Quality Management is a two year programme.

Part 1 (Year 1) addresses the following:
• Basic concepts and definitions
• Setting up a quality system
• Auditing
• 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.
Further Enquiries For further information:
Dept of Flexible Learning
LIT Moylish:
Tel: 061 293802
Email: Flexible@lit.ie

LIT Clonmel:
Tel: 0504 28112
Email: Flexible@lit.ie

For academic queries:
Contact: Gerard Murray
Location LIT Moylish
LIT Clonmel