I E 327 - Introduction to Work Design

Course Description

I E 327 - Introduction to Work Design (3): This course teaches methods improvement, work design and measurement, applied to manufacturing and service industries for improved worker performance, health, safety, and to maintain productivity. 

Course Prerequisites

  • Math 141
  • Prerequisite or Concurrent: E MCH 210 or E MCH 211

Additional Information

Office for Disability Services

Penn State welcomes students with disabilities into the University’s educational programs. If you have a disability‐related need for reasonable academic adjustments in this course, contact the Office for Disability Services (ODS) at 814‐863‐1807 (V/TTY). For further information regarding ODS, please visit the Office of Disability Services website at http://equity.psu.edu/ods

Andris Freivalds



Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering



Phone: 814-863-2361

Personal or Departmental Website



The Office for Digital Learning in the College of Engineering supports engineers in lifelong learning - the process of acquiring the skills and knowledge necessary to remain current in a chosen field. In today's rapidly-changing, knowledge-based economy, engineers must devote the time and effort to learn new skills and technologies in order to add value for their employers and clients and to remain personally marketable. 

Office for Digital Learning

College of Engineering

301-A Engineering Unit C

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-7643

E-mail: odl@engr.psu.edu