ENGR2500-A Human Factors Engineering (Spring 2021)
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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2021 - 04/30/2021)
Days: T R
Time: 02:00 - 03:15 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: John Jay 124
Seats Available: 9 Seats
Credits: 3
Virtual Rotation (details)

Course Description

An introduction to human-machine systems: design and evaluation; applications to consumer products, tools, equipment, and workplaces. Consideration of human anatomical, physiological, and psychological characteristics and limitations as related to systems design and human performance. Use of ergonomic data in design. Effects of workplace/job design on performance, safety, and health. Computer-aided tools will be utilized in the development process and understanding of real-life cases.

Prerequisite: 45 credits

About the Instructor(s)

Ergin Erdem, Ph.D., CMfgE
Associate Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Engineering

Coordinator, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Engineering

erdem@rmu.edu
412-397-3532 phone
412-397-2593 fax
John Jay 224
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