Western Kentucky University

Independent Learning

Independent Learning Courses

Architectural & Manufacturing Sciences

AMS 310 Work Design/Ergonomics (3 hours) Mail
Prerequisite: MATH 116
Design for people-machine interaction, including an introduction to the relevant underlying human sciences. Theory, data, and measurement problems in human information processing, training and industrial safety.
16 assignments including 1 term paper, 1 design project, and 1 exam

AMS 356 Systems Design & Operations (3 hours) Web
Prerequisite: Junior standing, MATH 118 or 116, and 117, AMS 271 
A study of manufacturing organizations and their administration, facilities layout, work systems, forecasting and decision making.  Applications of resource planning determining product demand, controlling inventory, goods and services.
13 assignments  and 4 exams

 Last Modified 7/22/13