639-3003/02 – Computer Aided Quality Management II (PPMK II)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Quality ManagementCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Jiří Plura, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jiří Plura, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2014/2015Year of cancellation2020/2021
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KLA077 Ing. Pavel Klaput, Ph.D.
PLU30 prof. Ing. Jiří Plura, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 1+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student will be able: - to categorize the types of software used in the quality management - identify the possibilities of the use of software Minitab in quality management - apply the software Minitab for data processing - apply the software Minitab to solve problems in the field of quality management and interpret the results.

Teaching methods

Project work


The aim of the subject is to learn advanced applications of computer aided quality management. Students will become familiar with selected software and their possibilities and learn to solve problems of quality management with using software Minitab. Emphasis is put on the correctness of the solution procedure and the correct interpretation of results.

Compulsory literature:

PLURA, J. a P. KLAPUT. Computer Aided Quality Management II. 1. vyd. Ostrava: VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2015. Dostupné z: http://katedry.fmmi.vsb.cz/Opory_FMMI_ENG/QM/Computer%20Aided%20Quality%20Management%20II.pdf MONTGOMERY, D. C. Introduction to Statistical Quality Control. 7th edition. Hoboken: Wiley, 2013. ISBN 0-471-31648-2. HENDERSON, G. R. Six Sigma quality improvement with Minitab. 2nd ed. Chichester: Wiley, 2011. ISBN 978-0-470-74174-0.

Recommended literature:

LAUDON, K. C a J.P. LAUDON. Management Information Systems: Managing the Digital Firm (13th Edition). Harlow: Pearson, 2014. ISBN 0-13-230461-9.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester



Other requirements

Submitting projets and passing written tests.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. The importance of computer aid in the field of quality management. Information systems of quality management. 2. Creating information through data collection and processing. Data management. 3. Specialized software in the field of computer aided quality management. 4. Selected statistical software and their suitability for solving problems in the field of quality management (Minitab, Statgraphics, Statistica , QC- Expert, SPSS , SAS, etc. ). 5. Characteristics of software Minitab and possibilities of its use in quality management. 6. Working with worksheets and projects in Minitab, data import and export. 7. The calculations in Minitab, creating new variables. Selected operators and their use in quality management. 8. Data filtering and sorting. 9. Exploratory data analysis. 10. Hypothesis Testing in Minitab (testing normality, goodness of fit tests , t -test, F -test). 11. Regression and correlation analysis in Minitab. 12. Special tasks in the field of quality management (cause and effect diagram, Pareto analysis, measurement system analysis). 13. Special tasks in the field of quality management (process capability analysis, statistical process control). 14. Other special software for various fields of quality management (Statgraphics, QC Expert, Palstat etc.).

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Winter semester, validity until: 2020/2021 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 40  20
        Examination Examination 60  31 3
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (N3922) Economics and Management of Industrial Systems (3902T062) Quality Management P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N3922) Economics and Management of Industrial Systems (3902T062) Quality Management P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner

Assessment of instruction

2016/2017 Winter