Psy 449 Survey of Human Factors

An introduction to systems analysis concepts. An examination of the role of man and his interrelationships with complex man-machine systems. Topics include: man-machine systems, visual and auditory presentation of information, design of controls, layout of work places, effects of environment on human performance, and the physical limits of human performance. Recommended prerequisites: eight credits in psychology; Stat 243, 244, and Psy 321.