PSYC 734: Seminar in Human Factors and Applied Cognition

PSYC 734-DL1: Physical Ergonomics
(Fall 2021)

01:30 PM to 04:10 PM M


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Section Information for Fall 2021

A systematic design approach to the human-task-environmental system to increase productivity and decrease risk of injury and system failure. The course focuses on identifying ergonomic problems and developing design solutions to address those problems.

Topics include anthropometry, work design, manual materials handling, work-related musculoskeletal disorders, and design for unique populations.

PSYC 734 DL1 is a distance education section.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Emphasizes current research and application of human factors, ergonomics, applied cognition, and applied perception. Notes: May be repeated when topic is different. May be repeated within the term for a maximum 9 credits.
Recommended Prerequisite: Six graduate credits in Human Factors and Applied Cognition or permission of instructor.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Post-Baccalaureate or Non-Degree Undergraduate degrees may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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