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Ergonomic and physical hazards (6 points)


Leader: Dr B Hocking

Clayton Second semester 2003 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2003 (OCL)
Clayton Second semester 2004 (OCL)

Synopsis: Physical hazards encountered in occupational & general environments, methods of recognition, evaluation & control applicable. Introduction to principles & practice of ergonomics, occupational hygiene as applied to physical hazards. Biomechanics, physical design of tasks, task physiology & perception, noise, radiations, thermal environments & pressure effects.

Assessment: Web-based tasks + Assignments + Examination

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