Metrology and Quality Systems

Course Information
TitleΜΕΤΡΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΠΟΙΟΤΗΤΑΣ / Metrology and Quality Systems
CodeΓΘΕ201
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorChariton Polatoglou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40003057

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physics (2012-today)

Registered students: 7
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreGeneral Electives744

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600100078
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing the course the students - are able to understand the basic principles of metrology - have performed labwork on metrological processes - understand the basic principles of quality systems and are able to apply them to the production of goods and services
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Purpose of metrology. Standards and their realization. Traceability. Uncertainties. Modern achievements of metrology. Solid State Physics and metrology. Applications. Meaning and the definition of quality. Quality measurement. ISO 9000, EN 45001. Certification. Applications
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures180.6
Laboratory Work361.2
Fieldwork30.1
Written assigments602
Exams30.1
Total1204
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Sensors for Measurement and Control, Peter Elgar, TecQuipment Limited: 1998.
Last Update
28-06-2016