ECTS - Quality Management Systems

Quality Management Systems (AVM429) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Quality Management Systems AVM429 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Question and Answer, Field Trip, Problem Solving, Brain Storming.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives Understanding of the laws, principles and phenomena in the field of quality management, adoption of theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in the field of quality management.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Students will be able to define the basic concepts, terminology and overcome legislative framework in the subject area of quality, quality control and quality management system
  • Students will be able to describe ways of applying quality management in the actual organization.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate the capability of making quality process for the selected process.
  • Students will be able to choose the optimal approach to the analysis of a given process by describing the activities.
Course Content Introduction to Quality, Lean Enterprise, Six Sigma, Statistical Process Control, Control Charts for Variables, Acceptance Sampling, Reliability, Management and Planning Tools, Experimental Design.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction to Quality
2 Lean Enterprise
3 Six Sigma
4 Statistical Process Control
5 Statistical Process Control
6 Control Charts for Variables
7 Control Charts for Attributes
8 Mid-Term Exam
9 Acceptance Sampling
10 Acceptance Sampling
11 Reliability
12 Management and Planning Tools
13 Management and Planning Tools
14 Experimental Design
15 General Review
16 Final Exam


Course Book 1. Besterfield Dale H., Quality Improvement, Pearson Publishing Company, 9th Edition, 2003.
2. Foster Thomas S., Managing Quality: Integrating the Supply Chain, Pearson Publishing Company, 6th Edition, 2017.

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 1 10
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 3 100
Percentage of Semester Work 50
Percentage of Final Work 50
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 An ability to apply airframe and powerplant maintenance skills for the candidates to prepare for the EASA JAR 66 certification.
2 To learn the technical terms and concepts in order to communicate verbally and in writing about the maintenance procedures, reports and results.
3 An ability to apply of knowledge and skills in solving aircraft maintenance problems.
4 An ability to understand and apply fundamental sciences and forethoughts the facts and precautions (such as physics).
5 The knowledge of operating principles of aircraft, and fundamental principles of aircraft flight and maintenance.
6 A standard and widespread understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
7 Knowledge of the importance of the application of maintenance procedures correctly.
8 Knowledge of personal safety.
9 An ability to perform inspection techniques.

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 14 4 56
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 1 8 8
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 12 12
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury
Total Workload 124