RStudio for Six Sigma - Control Charts

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In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Import datasets into RStudio; plot and interpret Control Charts.

Understand data types (Variables, Attribute Type I & II). Choose the correct Control Chart using the algorithm.

Plot & interpret IMR Charts (XMR), Xbar-R Charts, Xbar-S Charts, NP Charts, P Charts, C Charts and U Charts.

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Clock2 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Welcome to RStudio for Six Sigma - Control Charts. This is a project-based course which should take under 2 hours to finish. Before diving into the project, please take a look at the course objectives and structure. By the end of this project, you will learn to identify data types (Variables, Attribute Type I & II), understand the overview of Statistical Process Control, pick the right Control Chart based on the data type and other criteria, plot and interpret control charts. This Guided Project covers IMR Charts (XMR), Xbar-R Charts, Xbar-S Charts, NP Chart, P Chart, C Chart and U Chart. You will also learn about Western Electric Rules and Nelson's rules used to interpret the stability of the process.


Basic Statistics (RStudio for Six Sigma - Basic Descriptive Statistics)

Skills you will develop

Control ChartR ProgrammingSix SigmaRstudioStatistical Process Control

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to RStudio environment; overview of Data Types, Control Chart selection algorithm, and the rules to detect out of control signals in the process (Western Electric & Nelson Rules)

  2. Plot & Interpret IMR (XMR) Chart for real life scenarios

  3. Plot & Interpret Xbar-R Char and Xbar-S Chart for real life scenarios

  4. Plot & Interpret NP Chart and P Chart for real life scenarios

  5. Plot & Interpret C Chart and U Chart for real life scenarios

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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