Human Factors in Aviation

Human Factors in Aviation - AVT119
Students enrolled in the aviation technology (flight) program will participate in 3 human factor courses. This, the first course, provides an introduction to human factors with a focus on basic flight physiology. You will learn why human factors are so important and the role they will play in your career. The topics covered include: basic human anatomy, hearing, vision, altitude physiology, the atmosphere, sleep and circadian rhythms, stress, situational awareness and orientation, acceleration and motion sickness.