Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


Credits: 5

Schedule: 29.10.2020 - 03.12.2020

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Santeri Hietanen, Joona Soratie

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    (Previous course name: Lean Six Sigma Green Belt)

    In the end of the course, students will be able to apply a scientific approach to problem solving, understand the importance quality and continual improvement in organizations and understand how improvement projects are managed. Student will learn the basics of lean and six sigma tools and understand their linkage to the DMAIC problem solving sequence.

    The course is targeted to students from 2nd year onward, from all engineering disciplines.

    The course content incorporates the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt body of knowledge. Upon successful completion of this course and an appropriate internship, you will be accredited as a Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (CLSSGB) by Gregory H. Watson.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
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    Grading is pass/fail.


Study Material
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    Course consists of mandatory lectures, online videos, homework assignments, and a written exam.