Pre-requisite: CA761


Introduction to Quality Control- meaning of Quality and its improvement – Statistical methods for Quality improvement – Total Quality Management - methods and philosophy of statistical process control.

Control Charts for variables - control chart for X and R - Control chart for X and S - Control Charts for attributes - Control Charts for fraction defective- Control Chart for conformities- Control Chart for non - conformities.

Fundamentals of experimental design– factorial experiments for process design and improvement - fractional factorial experiments for process design and improvement. The

Acceptance Sampling Problem- Single Sampling plans for attributes- double, multiple and sequential sampling- AOQL plans.

Taguchi principle - Taguchi approach to parameter design- improving robust parameter design-ISO9000 standard history-ISO9000 series (what, why and how) – elements of ISO9000 standards.


1. Montgomery, Douglas C. "Introduction to Statistical Quality Control", 3rd edition, 1996, John Wiley.

2. Juran J.M. and Gryna F.M. "Juran's Quality Control Handbook", 4th edition, 1988, McGraw Hill.