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Six Sigma & Business Improvement

Is this course for me?
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.

Key features
• This course 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.

Key features
• This course 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.

Duration

1 year, full-time
2 years, part-time

Further enquiries

Further Information
Contact
Patricia Doherty
Head of Department
Email: Patricia.Doherty@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186202

Subjects taught

What will I study?
Semester 1
• Six Sigma Management (M)
• Statistical Techniques (M)
• Process and Operations Improvement (M)

Semester 2
• Leadership and Managing Change (M)
• Advanced Statistical Techniques (M)
• Applied Industry Project (M)

(M) = Mandatory

Application date

Application Deadline - 14 September.

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