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Unformatted text preview: Rutgers University 540:201 Work Design & Ergonomics School of Engineering Instructor: Dr. James T. Luxhøj Department of Industrial Office: CORE - 210, Telf. (732) 445-3625 and Systems Engineering E-mail: [email protected] COURSE OUTLINE - FALL 2011 Teaching Assistant: Ms. Nasim Arbabzadeh (E-mail: [email protected] ) Text: Work Systems and the Methods, Measurement, and Management of Work , Mikell P. Groover, Prentice-Hall, 2007. Catalog Description: Man-machine analysis, motion economy, time study, work sampling, predetermined time systems, work sampling; introduction to robotics, facilities layout, materials handling; introduction to ergonomics and anthropometric, biomechanical, and human-machine interface models. Co-requisite: 540:202 (Work Design & Ergonomics Laboratory) Course Format: Class meetings will be devoted to lectures and discussion of selected topics. Performance evaluation is to be based on the following components: 2 tests, homework, a group project and presentation. Homework must be turned in at the beginning of class on the date it is due. Homework must be turned in at the beginning of class on the date it is due....
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This note was uploaded on 10/02/2011 for the course WORK DESIG 101 taught by Professor 14:540:201 during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '11