|REHABILITATION ENGINEERING AND DESIGN||TNX152|
Credits: 5. Grading scale: TH. Optional for: D4, E4, F4, M4. Course coordinator: Charlotte Magnusson, PhD, Centrum f rehabiliteringsteknik (Certec). Assessment: Class assignments as well as a written and oral project presentation. Homepage: http://www.certec.lth.se/fk/.
The aim of the course is for students to:
The course consists of Internet lectures in design methodology and rehabilitation technology, as well as a project that is carried out with industrial design students in the Disabilities - Universal Design course. The assignments to be turned in are related to the lectures.
The project will result in a prototype of either a technical aid for persons with a specific disability or a "design-for-all" product.
The course is problem based and project oriented.
The updated, general literature list can be found at: http://www.certec.lth.se/fk/
Additional literature is also added according to the individual projects chosen by the participants.