DEN423 Human Factors in Engineering
Lead Faculty: Dr Shekar Viswanathan
Course DescriptionConsideration of human characteristics in the requirements for design of the systems, products and devices. Human-centered design with focus on human abilities, limitations and interface.
- Understand basic ergonomic models, methods and measurements.
- Contrast between different types of design applications with consideration of human factors.
- Apply selected ergonomic models to supplement engineering design.
- Utilize human factors and ergonomic principles in systems design.