Basic Concepts Of Reliability

Code: QUAL1060

Course description

This course presents the concepts of reliability integrated with statistical techniques used in other areas of quality assurance. Special emphasis will be given to the study of Probability as applied to the reliability field. 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, reliability management, safety in reliability, reliability in the design stage, product liability, apportionment, concepts of maintainability & availability, and systems reliability.

Course details

Hours: 39
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.