Quality Management and Chemometrics

Course Information
TitleΔιαχείριση ποιότητας και Χημειομετρία / Quality Management and Chemometrics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID40003175

Programme of Study: PPS of School of Chemistry (2014-2015)

Registered students: 13
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Chemical Analysis - BioanalysisCompulsory Course2110
Environmental Chemistry and Pollution ControlElective Courses2110
Food Chemistry, Technology and Quality ControlElective Courses2110

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
1. Training in the application of statistical chemometric tools 2. Learning the frameworks of quality assurance and quality control. 3. Learning the requirements and applications of metrology
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
Quality control methods and Quality systems. Good laboratory practice. Validation of chemical analysis methods. Performance characteristics. Descriptive statistics, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing and significance. Analysis of variance, one and two way analysis. Regression analysis and correlation. Calibration of instrumental methods of chemical analysis. Errors and error propagation. Experimental design. Methods of factorial design and simplex. Optimization of analytical methods. Application examples of Chemometrics optimization in chemical systems. Fundamentals of metrology in chemistry. National quality system: EIM, ESYD, CD. Legal Metrology, Calibration Laboratories. Fundamental and derived units in the SI system. Traceability. Uncertainty according to ISO. Application to physical quantities. Implementation of respective units SI.
quality management, quality control, ψhemometrics, statistical, experimental design, metrology, method validation, quality systems
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Reading Assigment1004
Student Assessment
Examinations Oral presentation of a bibliographic project. Questions. Submission of written work.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Additional bibliography for study
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