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Six Sigma & Business Improvement

Six Sigma is a business practice for eliminating waste and focusing on processes that add value while eliminating non-value adding activities.

This Postgraduate Diploma will provide participants with an introduction to six sigma management and statistical techniques. Learners will also complete an applied industry project where they will have the opportunity to practically apply the knowledge, skills and competencies gained from formal study and propose an improvement plan for a company based on Six Sigma Methodology.

Further enquiries

Further Information
Patricia Doherty
Head of Department
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186202

Subjects taught

Semester Proposed Modules Mandatory/elective Credits Hours Per Week

Six Sigma Management Mandatory 10 6
Statistical Techniques Mandatory 10 6
Process and Operations Improvement Mandatory 10 6

Leadership and Managing Change Mandatory 10 6
Advanced Statistical Techniques Mandatory 10 6
Applied Industry Project Mandatory 10 48

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