639-2017/01 – Quality Management (MK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Quality ManagementCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. David Vykydal, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. David Vykydal, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HUT90 doc. Ing. Milan Hutyra, CSc.
KLA077 Ing. Pavel Klaput, Ph.D.
NEN20 prof. Ing. Jaroslav Nenadál, CSc.
SMA0011 Ing. Tereza Smajdorová, Ph.D.
VYK37 Ing. David Vykydal, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+3
Part-time Credit and Examination 16+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To obtain knowledge about quality management systems principles within various stages of product life cycle. Students will learn to analyse economic impacts of quality management and understand quality management approaches at design and development stage, purchasing as well as at product realization. They also learn about quality management auditing and continuous improvement.

Teaching methods



The subject is oriented on explanation of quality management meaning, principles, processes and basic methods and tools of quality management systems. Basic quality management concepts and procedures of quality management at various stages of product life cycle will be explained too. The attention will be also paid to economic analyses within quality management systems, as well as to their audits and continuous improvement.

Compulsory literature:

DEFOE, J.A. Juran's Quality Handbook: The Complete Guide to Performance Excellence. Seventh Edition 7th Edition. Columbus: McGraw-Hill Education, 2016. ISBN 978-1259643613. OAKLAND, J. S. Total quality management and operational excellence: text with cases. 4th ed. London: Routledge, 2014. ISBN 978-0-415-63549-3. ISO 9001:2015 Quality management systems - Requirements. Geneva: International Organization for Standardization, 2015.

Recommended literature:

PYZDEK, T. a P.A. KELLER. The handbook for quality management: a complete guide to operational excellence. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013. ISBN 978-0-07-179924-9. DENTCH, M.P. The ISO 9001:2015 implementation handbook: using the process approach to build a quality management system [CD-ROM]. Milwaukee: ASQ Quality Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-87389-938-3.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Combined (written and oral) exam. Elaboration of 2 team projects. Accomplishment of the credit test. Active participation in seminars (80%).



Other requirements

There are no additional requirements for students


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: 1. Introduction to quality management, terms and definitions. 2. Quality management basic principles, concepts and approaches. 3. Requirements and recommendations of the ISO 9000 family of standards. 4. Process approach implementation at quality management. 5. Fundamental areas of quality management systems processes. 6. Quality management at design and development stage. Basic methods and tools of quality planning. 7. Processes of quality management at purchasing. 8. Processes of quality management during product realization. 9. Economic features of quality management. Quality related costs and their measurement. 10. Quality management at supporting processes. 11. Product verification. Basic forms of quality inspection – meaning and functions. Control of non-conforming products. 12. Fundamentals and procedures of quality management systems audits. 13. Improvement methodologies. Basic methods and tools of quality improvement. 14. EU approaches to quality assurance and conformity assessment.

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B0488A270001) Quality Management and Control of Industrial Systems MKŘ P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B0488A270001) Quality Management and Control of Industrial Systems MKŘ K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0488A270001) Quality Management and Control of Industrial Systems MKŘ P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0488A270001) Quality Management and Control of Industrial Systems MKŘ K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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