Accession Number : ADA132563

Title :   Human Factors Engineering. A Self-Paced Text, Lessons 36-40,

Corporate Author : HUMAN ENGINEERING LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Brogan,Ruth ; Hedge,Jerry ; McElroy,Kevin ; Katznelson,Judah

PDF Url : ADA132563

Report Date : Aug 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 104

Abstract : Lesson 36 will review the major military standards and specifications which have been referenced throughout the course; a detailed bibliography is presented in the supplement. Lesson 37 will review how human factors engineering takes place. An overview of the purpose and function of various military human factors organizations will be presented. In addition, some of the more prominent civilian organizations will be examined. Lesson 38 and 39 will present the opportunity to apply much of the knowledge gained throughout the course. These lessons will take the trainee through the process of acquiring a major system and will show how the human factors specialist applies his skills. Lesson 40 will be equivalent to a final exam. The purpose, will be to help integrate all the topics studied in the previous lessons.

Descriptors :   *Human factors engineering, *Textbooks, *Training, Computer aided instruction, Instructional materials, Programmed instruction, Military requirements, Standards, Specifications, Military organizations, Civilian personnel, Organizations, Acquisition, Specialists, Skills, Methodology, Test and evaluation, Problem solving, Systems engineering, Missions

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Humanities and History
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE