Course Objectives:

CO9: Differentiate between quality control practices in the private sector and the U.S. Military

Assignment Prompt:

  1. If you are active or retired member of the U.S. Armed forces, discuss your knowledge of, involvement in, and impressions of the quality control functions, techniques, and tools you encountered while in the U.S. Armed Forces. Apply what you have learned to the military environment.
  2. If you have never had any direct affiliation with the U.S. Military, find someone you know or are close to and interview them as to their insights, knowledge of, impressions of, and involvement with quality control techniques, methods, and procedures while in the military. What can you find via research to support these insights? How does what we have been learning apply to this environment?
  3. For this essay, feel free to include: your personal insights, your interviewee’s insights, and any insights you have gained from your research efforts on the internet.

Assignment Instructions:

If you have no personal experience with the U.S. Military, you may interview a friend, acquaintance, family member, or a fellow classmate for this essay. Your essay should be a minimum of 1000 words, be according to APA Form and Style