# ML1103Business Control with Applied Statistics11.5 credits

First cycle

• #### Subject area

Techonology

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

## Course offerings

### Spring 13 for programme students

• #### Periods

Spring 13 P3 (5.5 credits), P4 (6.0 credits)

61225

2013 week: 2
• #### End date

2013 week: 21

Swedish
• #### Campus

KTH Södertälje

Daytime

Normal
• #### Number of places

No limitation
• #### Schedule

Schedule (new window)
• #### Course responsible

Alexander Engström <engst@kth.se>
• #### Teacher

Alexander Engström <engst@kth.se>
Roland G Langhé <langhe@kth.se>
Håkan Carlqvist <hakanc@kth.se>
Johanna Strömgren <stromg@kth.se>
• #### Target group

Compulsory for TIMAS year 1 and TITEH(TIMA) semester 3

## Learning outcomes

After the course, students will be able to:

• Explain the purpose and objectives for quality work
• Administering a quality management system
• Provide for principles for implementation of new ways of working
• Describe and apply the presented tools for improvement work, stable processes and standardized way of working
• Identify, describe, visualize and analyze a value flow
• Explain how quality assurance and Lean
• Production work together to achieve customer satisfaction
• From the collected data, calculate or estimate ecpected value, variance and interpret the result
• Describe and assess the use and importance of the most common statistical features
• Perform linear regression
• Explain the role of statistics in improvement work and control of activities
• Using Excel or other computerized tools for the statistical analysis

• Principles for quality management and how they link to Lean Production
• Tools for standardized way of work
• Methods for improvement work
• Description and use of a management system for quality
• Statistics role in improvement work
• Basic mathematical statistics
• The statistics as a visualization tool
• The role of statistics for understanding of business development
• Value Flow Analysis
• Visualization
• The principles of Lean Production

## Eligibility

Knowledge of project methodology corresponding to ML1102, knowledge of the production corresponding to ML1200 and basic mathematics Corresponding to ML1000.

## Literature

The Lean Toolbox,

Övrigt meddelas

## Examination

• INL1 - Written Exercise, 1.0 credits, grade scale: P, F
• INL2 - Written Exercise, 1.0 credits, grade scale: P, F
• TEN1 - Exaxmination, 3.5 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
• TEN2 - Exaxmination, 4.5 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
• ÖVN1 - Exercises, 1.5 credits, grade scale: P, F

• Approved written exams
• Approved exercise
• Passed assignments

## Offered by

ITM/Applied Mechanical Engineering

## Examiner

Alexander Engström <engst@kth.se>

## Version

Course plan valid from: Spring 13.
Examination information valid from: Spring 13.