Syllabus academic year 2001/2002

Rehabiliteringsteknik och design

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:

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:
Additional literature is also added according to the individual projects chosen by the participants.