IVZ763 Work Environment and Ergonomics

Code IVZ763
Name Work Environment and Ergonomics
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Business Management and Administration
Academic staff Elīna Gaile-Sarkane, Jānis Bartušauskis, Jānis Ieviņš, Vladimirs Šatrevičs
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
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Annotation Study subject covers topics about working environment, labour protection and ergonomics issues. Subject is dedicated to legislation on labour protection at Republic of Latvia important for different levels of management at working environment, topics on equipment and technologies for the organization and for ensuring ergonomic issues are included in the study course. Within the study subject main characteristics of ergonomics, its tasks and main activities are covered. A system "man - machine - environment" and its optimization opportunities are analysed within the study subject. Rational human organization in the system "man - machine - environment" is analysed in the course..
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