Lean Fundamentals

Code: QUAL1430

Course description

This course introduces students to the Lean structured problem solving methodolgy known as DMAIC. Students will learn the principals, disciplines, and roles associated with Lean, how to identify and reduce waste within processes, minimize defects and eliminate non-value-added activities in any manufacturing or transactional organizaation.

Course details

Hours: 28
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022. Fall 2022 registration opens July 4, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery