347-0315/03 – Ergonomics I (ERI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Machine Parts and MechanismsCredits4
Subject guarantorDr.Ing. Anna PlchováSubject version guarantorIng. Milena Hrudičková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation2013/2014
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HRU60 Ing. Milena Hrudičková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim is to introduce the basic requirements of a man at work and outside work areas in terms of ergonomics and safety.

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs


Basic information for the study of the subject, the relationship of man - machine, quality work environment, its ranking in terms of hygiene standards (physical, mental and sensory parameters of the human dimension of working solutionssite, links to technical aesthetics, design, working environment in terms of lighting, noise, vibration, color design, safety and hygiene).

Compulsory literature:

PETR, Jiří: Ergonomie; iVBP, Brno 1999.

Recommended literature:

[1] CHUNDELA, L.: Ergonomie; ČVUT, Praha 2001. [2] CHUNDELA, L.: Strojírenská ergonomie – Příklady; ČVUT, Praha 2005.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester



Ergonomie I in Moodle ; https://vyuka.fs.vsb.cz/

Další požadavky na studenta

No special knowledge.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Ergonomics, ergatika. Physical human anthropometric data according to the European investigation. Sensory and mental characteristics of man, reliability, human factors. Working space in the standing and sitting. Drivers and tales, their size and location in the visual field. Tools and equipment in terms of ergonomics, optimization of sizes and shapes. Ergonomics of the environment, workplace lighting, leave the noise and vibration. The importance of color design workplace safety colors. Safety and Hygiene work. Standardisation of human labor.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  25
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (B2341) Engineering (2302R010) Design of Machines and Equipment (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2341) Engineering (2302R010) Design of Machines and Equipment (60) Industrial Design P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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