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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Six Sigma Principles by University System of Georgia

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About the Course

This course is for you if you are looking to learn more about Six Sigma or refresh your knowledge of the basic components of Six Sigma and Lean. Six Sigma skills are widely sought by employers both nationally and internationally. These skills have been proven to help improve business processes and performance. This course will introduce you to the purpose of Six Sigma and its value to an organization. You will learn about the basic principles of Six Sigma and Lean. Your instructors will introduce you to, and have you apply, some of the tools and metrics that are critical components of Six Sigma. This course will provide you with the basic knowledge of the principles, roles, and responsibilities of Six Sigma and Lean. Every module will include readings, videos, and a quiz to help make sure you understand the material and concepts that are studied. You will also have the opportunity to participate in discussions and peer review exercises to give you the opportunity to apply the material to your daily life. Our applied curriculum is built around the latest handbook The Certified Six Sigma Handbook (2nd edition) and students will develop /learn the fundamentals of Six Sigma. Registration includes online access to course content, projects, and resources but does not include the companion text The Certified Six Sigma Handbook (2nd edition). The companion text is not required to complete the assignments. However, the text is a recognized handbook used by professionals in the field. Also, it is a highly recommended text for those wishing to move forward in Six Sigma and eventually gain certification from professional agencies such as American Society for Quality (ASQ)....

Top reviews


Sep 10, 2020

Great course for begineers!! I suggest this course to those who are new to industry and dont know anything! Concepts are very well explained! Thanks Coursera! Thanks NOVARTIS FOR SPONSORING THE COURSE


May 29, 2020

This course gives you a good overview of why six sigma and lean are necessary. It also gives you an understanding of how team dynamics play important roles and how brainstorming is an effective tool.

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By rikke d

Dec 15, 2021

The slides used in the video presentations are somewhat messy, thus, making the course content unnecesserarily complicated.

By Abdulrahman A

Sep 28, 2020

you need to figure out things by yourself. Customer support only helps with technical issues. You cannot ask the teachers.

By Robyn C

Jan 23, 2019

The recommended book is highly recommended as it provides details not covered in lectures and required to pass quizzes.

By Sean M

Sep 21, 2019

You need to read the accompanying book as the presentations don't cover everything, particularly the quiz questions.

By Md. I H M

Jun 27, 2020

Learning curve should be gradually increased. Presentation slides need to be more interactive and animated.

By Madan V R

Apr 13, 2020

The video running on the screen with the professor telling it is very static, not very much interactive

By Arsani A Z S S

Jul 28, 2022

there is no pdf for this data.

the course is disorganized.

there is was some Subtitles written wrong.

By Abdullah s

Sep 5, 2020

some quiz are depending on not understanding the material but memorizng some usless information

By Swachcharitha R

May 18, 2020

This course is informative but could have explained with some sort of examples in some topics

By Manubhav G

Apr 2, 2019

Should have been more theoretical and book readings should be provided along with the course

By Varun P

Jun 30, 2022

There are many issues with audio ,apart from that the course was good and also very helpful

By OA39

Jan 17, 2021

nice and smooth, I would recommend having a copy of the book within the course to read

By Vishal A

Jun 29, 2020

It would be great if online pdf of the book could be provided for reading sections.

By Aya F

May 10, 2021

the information is valuable , but the presentation videos are pretty bad.

By Dennis J B S M

Aug 25, 2020

First week was not good but if you read the book you get nice information

By Nirmal C V M

Jun 1, 2020

Course content is not enough. Causes lot of confusions on several topics.


Apr 28, 2021

Great information but I would like to have a more engaging presentation.

By Fernando M M M

Jan 24, 2022

It was an interesting course, I learned a lot as a mechanical engineer.

By ahmed i

Jan 12, 2019

some of the Quizes and tests, had questions that werent from the videos

By Junaid K

Aug 10, 2020

Would be better if some examples were there after the topic completion

By Jorge E H C

Jul 6, 2022

The book referenced by the course should be available to the student


Jul 5, 2021

Tone of the presenter is not so engaging, supports slides are poor.

By Mohamed A

May 4, 2020

The material and the video are good but

It is dependant on the book

By Emad A

Apr 25, 2022

The course has good content. Reading Material should be provided.

By jacopo m z

Jul 14, 2022

Fine and clear, maybe it needs to provide more exercises