MET 1310 - Principles of Quality Assurance

Hybrid/blended course that introduces the scope and function of quality assurance, including basic definitions, statistics, quality policy and objectives, manuals and procedures, concept of variation, inspection and sampling techniques, metrology process control, methods and elements of reliability. Current (TQM) and ISO 9000 standards are reviewed.
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Metropolitan State University-Denver
Project Name:
Colorado Helps Advanced Manufacting Program (CHAMP)
Funding Source:
MET1310, Metrology, Quality Assurance, MSU-Denver, Metropolitan State Univesity, CHAMP, Colorado Helps Advanced Manufacturing Programs, CCCS, Colorado Community College System, TAACCCT, advanced manufacturing, engineering, blended learning, hybrid learning, industry-driven competencies, competency based learning

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
CHAMP Advisory industry members reviewed course competencies and curriculum
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing (332)
Architecture and Engineering Occupations -- Materials Engineers (17-2131)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Technology Education/Industrial Arts (21)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Bachelors Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers


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