Quality and Performance Management

Quality and Performance Management

Course Number: MGT X470.42

3 units

How to develop a high-quality project plan, establish quality assurance/quality control guidelines and manage procurement of the resources necessary to complete a high quality project on time and on budget. Participants focus on developing skills to help ensure quality throughout a project lifecycle, including quality and performance planning, control, assurance and improvement. Best practices for project administration, planning and execution as well as tools commonly used to perform analysis and project evaluation are discussed. Students are also introduced to more complex quality control theories and practices, including Six Sigma, Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Criteria, Kaizen and lean production principles.

Available Sections

Starting Jun 20


Starting Jun 20

Course Fees

$520 Early Bird Discount ends on Jun 14
$570 after Jun 14


Linda McKean [ bio ]

close [x] Linda McKean, M.A., Management, Consultant, has worked in the Project Manager capacity since 1997, leading large projects with significant impact on the financial status of the organization. She has led projects for Rolenn Manufacturing, and was a Corporate Technical Trainer for Bourns, Inc., presenting Project Management trainings in Asia, Mexico, Malaysia, China and Brazil. Ms. McKean is also a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt, and a Six Sigma Black Belt.


Wed 6:00 pm-9:30 pm
Jun 20 - Aug 15, 2018

(No meeting Jul. 4)

8 Meetings


UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:



"Project Quality Management: Why, What and How"
Kenneth H. Rose
ISBN: 978-1604271027

Available Sections


Section No.: 181MCJ003

Dates: Jun 20 - Aug 15, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm-9:30 pm

Instructor: Linda McKean

Textbook: Mandatory
"Project Quality Management: Why, What and How"
Kenneth H. Rose
ISBN: 978-1604271027

Location: UCR Extension Center

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