Ergonomics is the science of fitting workplace conditions and job demands, indoors and outdoors, to the capabilities of the working population. The program's curriculum follows the Ergonomist Formation Model as outlined by the International Ergonomics Association (IEA) and adopted as the fundamental architecture for professional competence in ergonomics by the Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics (BCPE).
Effective Spring 2013
|Environmental and Occupational Health Core Courses|
|ERHS 520||Environmental and Occupational Health Issues||3|
|ERHS 532||Epidemiologic Methods||3|
|ERHS 544/STAT 544||Biostatistical Methods for Quantitative Data||3|
|ERHS 679||Occ Env Health Interdisciplinary Symposium||2|
|Ergonomics Core Courses|
|ERHS 528||Occupational Safety||3|
|ERHS 540||Principles of Ergonomics||3|
|ERHS 541||Ergonomics in Product and Process Design||3|
|ERHS 687||Internship 1||3|
|ERHS 699||Thesis 2||4|
|ERHS Department Electives 1||3|
|Out-of-department Course 1||3|
|Program Total Credits:||33|
A minimum of 33 credits are required to complete this program.
Select a minimum of 3 credits.
Select a minimum of 4 credits.