Application of Quality Processes to Wood Manufacturing Operations

    Course details

    • Code: WPRO.7912
    • Fee: $819*
    • Level: 7
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Wood Manufacturing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class52 (approximate total hours)
Work experience10 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Waipa
Related programmes
Graduate Diploma in Applied Management - Manufacturing Management Strand;

Course Aim

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Design a system to measure process capability for a selected wood manufacturing operation.
  2. Design a sampling system to determine attribute variance within a selected wood manufacturing process stage.
  3. Analyse and evaluate results from a sampling system.
  4. Apply control limits and determine by critical analysis whether process capability meets customer requirements for a specified wood manufacturing process stage.
  5. Synthesize and recommend improvements to ensure customer requirements are met consistently.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017