Design for Usability

Course Number: ENGRG 7530
Course Name: Design for Usability (Online)
Course Description:    This course explores the ergonomic aspects of usability within the product design, work design, and manufacturing or service environment.  Ergonomic principles which apply to the design of physical work as well as the tools and products of production will be investigated.  The impact of cognitive demands of the user will be investigated for applicability to the design of products and processes.  The macroergonomic aspects of the built environment necessary for inclusive design will be discussed with respect to minimize operational error and maximize safety for a wide range of expected users.
Prerequisites:    None
Level: Graduate
Credits: 3
Format: Online
Program: Master of Science in Engineering

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