PLASTICS TESTING AND QUALITY MANAGEMENT (3362304)  

5
Credit
3 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 30 + 0
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
20 + 0 + 30
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Rationale
Plastics being widely used in diversified applications, it is necessary to test the material properties before deciding to use them for each application. By testing of plastics, the product design and the area of application can be explored. Diploma Plastic engineer has to deals with the production of various types of plastics as a responsible technician and first line supervisor in the industries. Hence the course has been design to develop these competencies and its associated cognitive, practical and effective domain learning out comes. This course also aims to create awareness about quality control and quality management methods.
Course Outcome
The theory should be taught and practical should be carried out in such a manner that students are able to acquire required learning outcomes in cognitive, psychomotor and affective domain to demonstrate following course outcomes.

- Identify factors affecting the tests.
- Perform various tests.
- Interpret the test results.
- Select appropriate material
- Explain SQC Procedures
- Explain SPC Procedures

Active Learning
i. http://www.ipolytech.com/
ii. http://www.ulttc.com/
iii. www.intertek.com
iv. http://www.labtesting.com/
v. www.nslanalytical.com/testing/polymer
vi. http://www.exova.com/capabilities/polymer-testing/
vii. http://www.chemir.com/plastic-polymer-testing.html