Taught course

Applied Ergonomics and Human Factors (Distance Learning)

University of Nottingham · Department of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering

Entry requirements

2:2 (upper second class) honours degree or international equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

This part time course is designed to give you ergonomics and human factors experience needed for a range of industries.

The Applied Ergonomics and Human Factors (Distance Learning) Postgraduate Certificate is specially designed to be undertaken by employees in any organisation who need to apply ergonomics principles to their work.

The course will provide an understanding of the key issues related to workplace ergonomics and work design and will also direct students towards additional resources to facilitate the learning process. It has a flexible structure which allows you to manage when and where you study. We will provide you with the support you need throughout your course, through telephone, email and online tutorials.

You will be taught by a team who actively work as researchers and consultants and can share their experience of applying ergonomics to the real world.

Information for international students

For more information and advice, please visit www.nottingham.ac.uk/studywithus/international-applicants/index.aspx

Fees and funding

Please visit www.nottingham.ac.uk/pgstudy/funding/pgt-funding.aspx for more information and advice on funding your masters.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 951 5559