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Ergonomics aand Design [videorecording]

Author: Classroom Media,
Type: Audiovisual Material
Year: 2001


This DVD is about ergonomics which is about matching products, workspaces and tasks of people. The aim of ergonomics in design is "usability". Ergonomic principles need to be considered throughout the design process in order to meet the needs of the user. These issues are examined under the headings: Ergonomics (definition), "understandbility", physical fit, Anthropometry, appying ergonomics in design, Non adjustible design, broad user range ( can opener), adjustable design ( seating) and specialised desigh (triathletes cycle shoe)

Further Details

Publish Location: Warriewood, NSW
Publisher: Classroom Media Classroom Video Insight Media
Accession Number: October, 2010
Work Type: Audiovisual
Size/Length: 20 mins.
Format: Digital Versatile Disc
Keywords: design, health, modification, safety
Reads: 1165