Course syllabus

Belastnings- och kognitionsergonomi
Cognitive and Physical Ergonomics

MAMA05, 10 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 3
Date of Decision: 2012-04-25

General Information

Main field: Industrial Design.
Compulsory for: KID2
Language of instruction: The course might be given in English


The aim of the course is for the students to learn, early in their education, how to develop products, phenomena and environments adapted to the human physical and cognitive conditions.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


The course contains individual and group assignments/project and lectures/seminars that cover the following areas:

Examination details

Grading scale: UG
Assessment: A passing grade will be given to students who pass individual and group assignments, and written and oral presentations of group assignments/project.


The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: MAM081, MAMA10, MAMA11, TNS112

Reading list

Contact and other information

Examinator: Per Odenrick, professor,
Course coordinator: Håkan Eftring, universitetslektor,
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