Sep 24, 2023  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Human Factors and Ergonomics Engineering Minor

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Course Requirements

Human Factors and Ergonomics Engineering Core (14 credits)

One Elective (3-4 credits)

Other upper division courses related to human factors/ergonomics may be accepted, subject to the approval of the minor advisor.

Total Credits Required for Minor: 20-22

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.

Academic Requirements

  • 2.000 minimum GPA in minor courses.
  • At least three courses applied for the minor cannot be used to fulfill any other program requirements (UB Curriculum, major, or other minor). 

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand and describe current theories, methods, and design principles related to human factors and ergonomics.
  • Identify, formulate, and solve problems in the areas of human factors and ergonomics.
  • Apply appropriate theories and methods to analyze and design human-technology systems which are safe and effective for people to use and operate.
  • Communicate effectively about human factors and ergonomics engineering problem solutions, and system designs.

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