Syllabus year 2006

Människans samspel med tekniska system

Credits: 4. Grading scale: TH. Compulsory for: C1. Course coordinator: Mats Bohgard, Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi. Assessment: Written test, project reports, written and oral presentations. Homepage:

The basic goals are to provide such knowledge on physical, perceptional and cognitive capacities of humans which are relevant in the design of technical systems (especially within information technology), to create opportunities for the student to increase her/his skills in analysing and designing technical systems in this context and to increase the skills in communication, both in writing and orally.

Lectures and project-exercises on Human - Technology fundamentals and applications. Exercises in presentation with individual feedback.

Bohgard, M, Ericson, M, Karlsson, S, Lövsund, P, Odenrick, P (ed.): Arbete Människa Teknik. Prevent 2005.
Pettersson, G, Olsson, G, Alaküla, M: Teknisk rapoortskrivning. Lunds universitet, Dep. of Industrial Engeneering and Automation, 1999.
Svenska språknämnden: Skrivregler. Liber 2000.
Additional recommendation:
Strömquist, S: Skrivboken. Gleerups 2000.
Complementary literature in accordance with needs for the project.