Courses and Syllabi

 

KHP 618   WORK HARDENING AND ERGONOMICS   (3 hours)
 
A study of the basic areas of ergonomics including: anthropometric principles, repetitive motion disorders, low back pain, design of manual handling tasks, and job evaluation tools. The class will also discuss important government documents such as the NOISH Lifting equation and the Americans with Disabilities Act.
 
Prerequisite(s):   Consent of instructor
 
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