Course syllabus

Arbete-människa-teknik, projekt
Working Environment, Project

MAM032, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2015/16
Decided by: Education Board E
Date of Decision: 2015-04-13

General Information

Elective for: C4-da, D4, MD4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The aim of the course is for students to acquire in-depth abilities to identify and solve work and/or usability related problems and, based on research findings, be able to plan and design:

so that a quality work environment/usability is obtained in regards to different production conditions as well as production and function specifications. The course also aims to train students in investigatory work and project management so that the project can be expanded to become the basis of a master’s thesis.

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 contents are adapted to students’ previous choices and areas of concentration. Exercises are chosen and project plans structured to apply and expand the students’ previous knowledge in working environment engineering. The project can be related to other fields of study after having reached an agreement with the appropriate department. If necessary there are study tours for purposes of inventory and environmental studies.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG
Assessment: Grades are determined on the basis of written and oral reports. Obligatory portions: supervised project exercises, written report and final seminar.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Joakim Eriksson,
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