Nov 24, 2020  
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [NOTE!!!! THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG. FOR THE CURRENT CATALOG, GO TO CATALOG.NIU.EDU]

TECH 483 - Applied Ergonomics


Review of physiological, biomechanical, and psychological concepts related to workplace layout, machine tools, and work methods with emphasis on control of over-exertion injuries, control of work-related musculoskeletal disorders through the use of software, and analysis and evaluations of ergonomic problems. Solution of occupational ergonomic problems with presentation of results in class.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: BIOS 311 and TECH 481, or consent of department.

Credits: 3