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EM 621

My Course / Faculty of Engineering

IE445 Industrial Ergonomics

Basic knowledge of human body, function and cognitive. Human anthropometry and movements. Musculoskeletal system. Mechanical energy in the human body and energy consumption at work. Interaction of man-machine-environmental system. Measurements of work stress and strain on human. Human capacity and limitation. Human factors in industrial work designs: tools, machines, workstations and working environments. Human factors in repetitive works, shift works, working motivation, aging and fatigues.