Course: Quality and Metrology

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Course title Quality and Metrology
Course code TUVI/TE6JM
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction English
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Řezníček Martin, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Pata Vladimír, prof. Dr. Ing.
  • Kubišová Milena, Ing. PhD.
Course content
- Introduction, history and importance of quality and metrology, basic concepts. - Legislative Security Czech metrology, standardization, metrology, testing. - Distribution of metrology, national, legal, business. - Management systems of measurement, the basic terms in metrology, characterization and distribution of gauges. - Processes and methods of measurement, accuracy and errors of measurement uncertainty. - Quality management systems, trends in quality management. - The concept according to the standards of ISO, TQM, sectoral standards. - Tools and methods for quality assurance. - Methods of monitoring processes in the measurement of quality management systems. - Statistical methods in quality management and industrial practice.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecturing, Demonstration, Exercises on PC, Teamwork
  • Home preparation for classes - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to gain knowledge in particular in the field of metrology business, practical measurement and evaluation results. Students are introduced with the basic philosophy of quality management and its management. They also acquire knowlede about basic statistical methods, instruments related to the management of quality and reliability of the process.
The student has basic knowledge in the field of metrology and quality systems.
Knowledge of Mathematics I and II.

Assessment methods and criteria
Grade (Using a grade system), Written examination, Analysis of the student's performance

Classified course credit: active participation in exercises, the development of separate laboratory work. The result of a subject examination is expressed on a six-point scale: A "výborně" (i.e. "excellent"), B "velmi dobře" (i.e. "very good"), C "dobře" (i.e. "good"), D "uspokojivě" (i.e. "satisfactory"), E "dostatečně" (i.e. "sufficient"), F "nedostatečně" (i.e. "fail").
Recommended literature
  • Bumbálek, L. a kol. Kontrola a měření. Praha: Informatorium, spol. s r.o., 2009. ISBN 978-80-7333-072-9.
  • Nenadál, Jaroslav. Moderní systémy řízení jakosti : quality management. 2. dopl. vyd. Praha : Management Press, 2005. ISBN 8072610716.
  • Nenáhlo, Č. Měření vybraných geometrických veličin. Praha: Česká metrologická společnost, 2005.
  • Pernikář, J., Tykal, M., Vačkář, J. Jakost a metrologie. Brno: VUT Brno, 2001. ISBN 80-214-1997-0.

Study plans that include the course
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