Understanding Human Factors

Parsons School of Design: Constructed Environments

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Human Factors

Summer 2018

Taught By: Ariane Elefterin

Section: A

CRN: 1982

Credits: 3

The Advanced Topics in Interior Design course will explore the role of human factors in interior environments and their impact on health and wellbeing. Students will deepen their understanding of ergonomics, proxemics, and anthropometrics through the evaluation of project work, case studies, and site specific activities. Additionally, these concepts will be expanded upon by considering the role of gender and culture as a continuum necessary to understand the wide breadth of human factors. Students will apply and critically evaluate the methods of universal in an interior design context underscored by a comprehensive understanding of the range of human factor

Open to: Associate degree in Interior Design majors; others by permission of the Interior Design program. Pre-requisite(s): None.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Constructed Environments (PSCE)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 2:12pm 10/23/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: TBD

Times: 12:00am - 12:00am

Building: Online Course

Room: TBD

Date Range: 7/9/2018 - 8/17/2018