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University curricula in ergonomics

Rainer Bernotat

University curricula in ergonomics

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Published by Forschungsinstitut für Anthropotechnik in Meckenheim, Ger .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human engineering -- Study and teaching (Higher)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: leaves 61-68.

    StatementR. Bernotat, D. P. Hunt.
    ContributionsHunt, Darwin P., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA166 .B42
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68 leaves :
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4298510M
    LC Control Number78326956

    Certification in Human Factors / Ergonomics Paul Green, University of Michigan February 9, What is it? Why do it? Who does it? What kinds of certification are there? How do I get certified? What is on the test? How much does it cost?File Size: 1MB. Productivity enhancement can be achieved by using the principles of industrial engineering such as Work Study and Ergonomics. These principles have been addressed in this book in order to develop better understanding of the subject in the minds of readers pertaining to topics such as productivity, work and method study with measurements and. Until recently basic ergonomics in education (schools, colleges and to a lesser extent universities) were relatively stable. However with the increasing inclusion of information technologies, classroom activities, homework and transportation of study materials have increased the ergonomic risks to students.


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