Prepare an abstract from an article in the text book or from research conducted at any of the following Web sites: www.isixsigma.com, www.lean.org, www.asq.org or www.baldrige.nist.gov. Follow the Abstract Format & Requirements in Faculty & Course Info.
- Include a cover page and APA requirements for all assignments.
- Typed, double spaced, 2 pages (no more than 2 pages!)
Student Name, date, and abstract number
APA citation of the article
Summary: (Bold & Underline)
One or two paragraphs giving a brief overview of the article.
Reaction: (Bold & Underline)
One or two paragraphs giving your personal opinion on the subject; what you thought of the article.
Application: (Bold & Underline)
One or two paragraphs explaining how you can use this information, or how you have used it the past, professionally or personally.
Note: Use articles that are related to Statistical process improvement and how the concepts, tools, or techniques can be used to affect, implement, or develop increased productivity or quality improvement.