Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Ergonomics and Human Factors
S332 | 14971 | Kevin Slates
S332 Ergonomics and Human Factors (3 cr.)
P/C: ANAT A215 or HPER P205. The application of ergonomic
principles and human factors techniques to the design and evaluation
of workplaces and equipment.
The following course description will be listed on the syllabi for
Ergonomics is the field of study that involves the application of
knowledge about human capacities and limitations to the design of
workplaces, jobs, tasks, tools, and equipment. To meet this
premise, this course provides specific critical analysis through
interactive classroom lectures, review of case studies, identifying
and recognizing ergonomic risk factors in the workplace.