ME-527 HUMAN FACTOR ENGINEERING
Credit Hours = 3
- Introduction: Scope of Ergonomics, Human operator as system components; physical size and shape dynamics, anthropmetry, sources and application of energy input sensitivity, central processing capacity, input characteristics, environmental effects, heat and vibration, lightning and noise. Techniques in human factor studies; the assessment of physical activity, subjective assessment technique, methods of work analysis.
- Design Requirements: Interface design; space requirements and layout visual presentation of information, auditing presentation of information, machine dynamics, control design, environmental factors, jobs aids, System evaluation.