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In this course you will focus on process improvement. You will learn how to set organizational priorities for continuous process improvement, how to execute process improvement projects, and how to sustain the initiative for continuous improvements. 

This Operations Management - Strategy and Quality Management for the Digital Age Course is offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. 

 Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to: 
  • Understand the roles of process improvement 
  • Relate underlying principles to frameworks and techniques used for process improvement 
  • Synthesize information to make decisions for organizational initiatives and process improvement 
  • Apply analytical techniques for tactical decisions in a process improvement project 

 This course is part of the iMBA offered by the University of Illinois, a flexible, fully-accredited online MBA at an incredibly competitive price.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

  • Module 1: Course Orientation & Fundamentals of Continuous Improvement
  • Module 2: Managing the Continuous Improvement Initiative
  • Module 3: Root Cause Analysis
  • Module 4: Achieving and Sustaining Improvements

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
  • National Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
The programme is self-paced and the cost per month is 49$.


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