347-0518/01 – Engineering Ergonomics (IER)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Machine Parts and MechanismsCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Zdeněk Folta, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Zdeněk Folta, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2013/2014Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
TRO092 Ing. Miroslav Trochta
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

- Identify and name all ergonomic problems, - select the appropriate method of solution, - apply ergonomic analysis and legislative and normative documents, - use measuring devices for ergonomic measurement, - assess the suitability of the arrangement of the workplace, the appropriateness of operating positions, - classify work, - create a new arrangement of the workplace.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Compulsory literature:

- PETR, Jiří: Ergonomie; iVBP, Brno. Brno, 1999. - current legislative data available on the Internet, according to the instructions on the lectures and exercises - e-learning: Ergonomie I in Moodle ; https://vyuka.fs.vsb.cz/

Recommended literature:

CHUNDELA, L.: Ergonomie; ČVUT, Praha 2005. CHUNDELA, L.: Strojírenská ergonomie – Příklady; ČVUT, Praha 2005. PLCHOVÁ, A., HRUDIČKOVÁ, M.: Design v konstrukci strojů – návody do cvičení, VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2005. KRÁL, M.: Ergonomie a její využití v technické praxi; VAVA, Ostrava 1998. KRÁL, M.: Pokyny pro navrhování strojů a prostředí z hlediska ergonomiky, Škoda Plzeň, 1985.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Práce ve cvičení, vypracování programů dle zadání.

E-learning

E-learning Ergonomie I by Moodle: www.vyuka.fs.vsb.cz

Další požadavky na studenta

None follow-up requirements under this subject.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Introduction to ergonomics, system man - technology - environment, the degree of risk to human. 2) Anthropocentrism, human physical parameters (dimensions, movement, somatic, energy), human sensory parameters (sight, hearing, reflexes, etc.), mental parameters. 3) Dimensional solutions of job sight conditions, human body model. 4) Communication between man and technology, controls, their distribution, solutions, standardization, location. Indicators, their distribution, solutions, standardization, location, relationship between controls and indicators. 5) Workplace equipment, tools and utilities, shaping the handle. Seats, basic structure, shapes and dimensions, the relationship between seats and work surfaces, dimensional optimization for different levels of users. 6) Properties of the environment. Lighting, noise, vibrations, climatic conditions in the workplace (temperature, humidity, air flow). Legislation, measurement. 7) Colours and their effect on humans, the safety significance of colours. Work safety and hygiene, ergonomic design. 8) Physical burden, ergonomic measurements and evaluation of the working position, measuring of physical exertion. Ergonomic analysis - RULA. Psychic burden, operating mode. 9) Ergonomic analysis NIOSH, Snook & Ciriello, KIM. Categorization of works. The role of the designer, technologist, worker safety.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2013/2014 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  33
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2019/2020 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (3909T001) Design and Process Engineering (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (3909T001) Design and Process Engineering (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (3909T001) Design and Process Engineering (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (3909T001) Design and Process Engineering (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (3909T001) Design and Process Engineering (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (3909T001) Design and Process Engineering (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N2301) Mechanical Engineering (3909T001) Design and Process Engineering (40) Design of Machines and Equipment P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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