Ergonomics: concept and definition. Area of application. Analysis of work. Work intervention and adaptation.
The subject Ergonomics is a fourth year subject designed for students in the Bachelors Degree in Podiatry.
Core Subject: 4,5 ECTS. First Quarter.
Students will achieve the necessary background so that they will be able to intervene in Environmental Modification, Functional Adaptation and the Elimination of Architectural Barriers in order to promote the integration of the handicapped into their society and improve their quality of life. Students will also review the basic concepts of Ergonomics, Functional Adaptation and Legal Framework.