Ergonomics

Code: OHS1210

Course description

The Ergonomics course will provide the student with an introduction to the science of ergonomics. Building on a foundation of anatomy, physiology, biomechanics and information processing, the student will learn how to evaluate jobs and the workplace, to identify and control ergonomic hazards. The course will focus mainly on industrial and office ergonomics.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
 
Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $432.06
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: OHS1010

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: Fitting the Human: Introduction to Ergonomics Author: Kroemer, Karl Publisher: Taylor and Francis Edition: 7th ISBN: 9781498746892

Host college: AL

Not all courses are offered each term. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019. Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019.