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Ergonomics 2 (3 points)



Caulfield First semester 2003 (Day)
Caulfield First semester 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: The subject covers the principles of the theories of the person/product interface (the behaviour of product users), the impact of human capabilities on the interface (with particular reference to safety), usability specification and testing, the ergonomics of entirely new products, the commercial and legal aspects of product ergonomics.

Assessment: Class test: 20% + Practical exercise (product evaluation): 50% + Practical exercise (ergonomic checklist): 30%

Contact Hours: One 1-hour lecture and one 1-hour tutorial and 4 independent study hours per week

Prerequisites: IDE2301

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