Bachelor of Science in Quality and Lean Management

  • Aim of Programme

    Aim of Programme

    This programme is aimed at those already working in a quality-related function, or aspiring to do so. The programme covers the management principles necessary for the achievement of customer satisfaction from a quality and lean management perspective in a way that makes an enterprise competitive. Developed in association with industry leaders, this specialist course promotes a critical awareness of the most recent advances in the field of Quality and Lean Management.

    Blended Learning

    • 7
      NFQ Level
    • 60

    Programme Content

    Programme Content

    • Project Management
    • Organisational Behaviour and Change Management
    • Capstone Project-Applied Lean Six Sigma
    • Good Manufacturing Practice
    • Quality Methodologies and Management

    Minimum Entry Requirements

    Minimum Entry Requirements

    Mature applicants over 23 years of age who have completed the Certificate in Operations, Quality and Lean Management (L6) or equivalent recognised qualification with five years relevant work experience.




    Progression from the Bachelor of Science in Quality and Lean Management is to the Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Data Analytics.



    Induction for the 2022/2023 academic year takes place (online via Zoom) on Saturday 10th September from 930am to 1pm. In advance, you will be required to review Pre Induction reading material, available to you on

    During Induction, you will be given the opportunity to:

    • Meet your programme lecturers, programme co-ordinator and students
    • Overview of the programme handbook, programme’s modules, assessments and delivery timetable
    • Introduction to Athlone IT’s operating systems including MS Office, Zoom, Moodle etc
    • Outline of the learning supports available to you during the programme


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    1 Year 

    Tuesday 7 pm – 9 pm
    Thursday 7 pm – 10 pm

    Plus 4 Saturdays per semester Online (9 am – 1 pm).

    For online programmes, lectures will be delivered online and recordings of lectures will be available to view in the student’s own time.


    Semester 1 (2022)

    October 1st

    October 15th

    November 19th

    December 3rd

    Programme Fee



    The programme’s assessments will be a combination of final examinations and continuous assessments.


    Tuesday, September 13th 2022


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  • Are you seeking to increase your current skills in the areas of Quality and Lean Management?