Afternoon Session of FE Exam -
Industrial Discipline

Quality Topic Area



The following subtopics are covered in the Quality portion of the afternoon, Industrial Discipline examination:

A. Total quality management theory (e.g., Deming, Juran) and application
B. Management and planning tools (e.g., fishbone, Pareto, quality function deployment, scatter diagrams)
C. Control charts
D. Process capability and specifications
E. Sampling plans
F. Design of experiments for quality improvement
G. Auditing, ISO certification, and the Baldridge award

The Quality portion covers approximately 11% of the afternoon session test content.