Academic Catalog

ID242 ERGONOMICS

Course Code: 1250242
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Industrial Design
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. DEM ERBU
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Aims to develop awareness in product safety and usability. Study of the relationships between the user and the product. The human body and its physical functions. Anthropometry in equipment design. Practical aspects of equipment layout, instrumental displays and controls.