639-0417 – Quality Management Systems I. (QMS I.)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Quality Management
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jaroslav Nenadál, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
639-0417/01 2008/2009 2019/2020 6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. Describe the requierements to quality management systems according to the ISO 9000 family of standards. 2. Understand and explain basic principles of quality management. 3. Apply basic procedures of quality management in practice. 4. Compare various approaches and concepts of quality management.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


Development of quality management approaches. Terms and definition of quality management. Basic conceptions of quality management. The ISO conception – the ISO 9000 family of standards. Basic principles of quality management. The quality management at purchasing. The quality management at product realization. Product verification. Control of nonconforming products. Corrective and preventive actions. The continuous improvement methodology. The quality management systems auditing – purpose and procedures. Basic methods and tools of quality management.

Compulsory literature:

1. JURAN,J.M.-DeFEO,J.A.: Juran´s Quality Handbook. Sixth Edition. New York. Mc Graw-Hill. 2010, 1113 p. (ISBN 978-0-07-162973-7)

Recommended literature:

Any title focused on advanced quality management systems.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.