639-0408 – Basic Statistical Methods for Quality Management (BSM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Quality Management
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Darja Noskievičová, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
639-0408/01 2004/2005 2018/2019 4
639-0408/02 2012/2013 2018/2019 4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will: - be able to apply in practice following statistical and graphical methods and interpret obtained results for management and improvement of processes. Mentioned methods are: - Histogram - Pareto chart - Ishikawa diagram - Scatter plot - SPC methods - Flow chart - Check sheets _Acceptance sampling

Teaching methods



Students obtain the information and practical experience with construction and results interpretation of basic statistical and graphic tools for quality management (histograms,control sheets, flow charts,Pareto charts, Ishikawa diagram, scatter plots, basic control charts).

Compulsory literature:

1. MONTGOMERY, D.,C.: Introduction to Statistical Quality Control. J.Wiley and Sons, New York, 2004, 832 p. ISBN 0-471-66122-8.

Recommended literature:

1. MITRA,A.: Fundamentals of Quality Control and Improvement. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1993, 651 s. ISBN O-O2-381791-7.


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
639-0402 MS Mathematical Statistics Compulsory
639-0405 TP Theory of Probability Compulsory
639-0407 QMS I Quality Management Systems I. Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.