Sep 26, 2020  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2016-17 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2016-17 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ADM 101 - Introduction to Manufacturing


This course provides an introduction to manufacturing emphasizing the evolution of current manufacturing systems, including safety and environmental responsibility, quality systems, supply chain management, lean manufacturing, and basic statistical concepts. Topics will be reinforced through industry examples, case studies, and team based problem solving activities.
Students will be able to:
-Define key terms associated with modern manufacturing.
-Define key safety and environmental regulations (OSHA and EPA) applicable to their target industry, company, and job function. 
-Discuss the goals and methods of Lean, Six Sigma and other quality systems used within manufacturing today.
-Participate in group problem solving activities using Lean and Six Sigma principles including the 7 QC tools.

Prerequisite(s): Placement into Math Module 80

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