University Fernando Pessoa
Quality Management, Environment and Safety (undergraduate)

1st Cycle Undergraduate Degree (1)/6 Semesters/180 ECTS

Prof. Nelson Barros

Considering the organizational and technical challenges in the various activity sectors, this course is designed to develop practical skills and knowledge constantly updated in the areas of Quality Management, Environment, Health and Safety, Social Responsibility and Innovation. Increasingly, organizations rely on a professional able to work on all these aspects, to be at ease with different management systems, and able to integrate them in his/her activity, including the monitoring of internal audits to the different systems.

This course instructs Quality, Environment and Safety Managers able to deal with the referentials ISO9001: 2015, ISO14001 environment: 2015 and safety OHSAS 18001, among others.

The completion of the degree allows to obtain a professional certificate of “Internal Auditor in Integrated Management Systems – Quality, Environment and Safety”, issued by SGS.

The 1st cycle in Quality Management, Environment and Safety has 6 semesters, corresponding to 180 ECTS:

1st Semester
Quality Management Principles (6 ECTS)
Chemistry (4 ECTS)
Mathematics (4 ECTS)
Waste Management (6 ECTS)
Organizations Management (4 ECTS)
Safety and Health in the Workplace (6 ECTS)

2nd Semester
People Strategic Management (4 ECTS)
Quality Tools (6 ECTS)
Statistics (4 ECTS)
Management of Energy Efficiency (6 ECTS)
Legislation and Regulations on Safety and Health in the Workplace (6 ECTS)
Psychosociology of Work (4 ECTS)

3rd Semester
Risk Management (6 ECTS)
Quality Management Systems I (6 ECTS)
Water Resources Management (6 ECTS)
Environmental Management Systems (6 ECTS)
Safety and Health Management Systems in the Workplace (6 ECTS)

4th Semester
Social Responsibility and Management Ethics (4 ECTS)
Marketing and Development of Customer Loyalty (4 ECTS)
Quality Costs (6 ECTS)
Quality Management Systems II (6 ECTS)
Buildings Environmental Quality Management (6 ECTS)
Ergonomics (4 ECTS)

5th Semester
Planning of Quality (6 ECTS)
LEAN/Six Sigma Production (6 ECTS)
Metrology (3 ECTS)
Optional (5 ECTS) (*)
Professional Risks Assessment and Control (6 ECTS)
Psychosociology of Conflict: Negotiation and Mediation (4 ECTS)

6th Semester
Innovation Management (6 ECTS)
Internal Audits (6 ECTS)
Case Studies: Management Systems Integration (6 ECTS)
Internship (8 ECTS)
Impact Assessment (4 ECTS)

(1) – Successful completion of all courses integrating the study plan of the 1st cycle (180 ECTS) confers the undergraduate degree.

(*) – To be defined in each year by the Faculty.

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