Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering - Leading Process and Product Improvement

IME 6430 - Physiology of Work

Catalog Description:

A thorough review of the musculoskeletal system and energy development in the work environment. A practical guide to what the body can do and how this is influenced by the respiratory, circulatory, and metabolic systems. Laboratory projects emphasize applications in actual work tasks.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: IME 2610 or IME 2620 or equivalent. (Recommended)

Credits: 3 hrs.

Notes: Open to Graduate Students Only.

Lecture Hours - Laboratory Hours: (2-3)

Course Coordinator:

Tycho Fredericks
Western Michigan University
E-223 Parkview Campus
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5336
Phone: 276-3360

Revision Date: Fall 2010


Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Western Michigan University
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