After what have been discussed in class about Ergonomics and Anthropometry,
look at the Elderly Challenge Project that you are working on.
Ask yourself the following questions:
1) Who are you designing for? Give a brief description of the target group.
2) What is the product that you are designing?
3) What are the design considerations when designing products for the elderly?
Use the Step 1 -4 guide for Anthropometry to help you in your design.
Step 1: Decide who you are designing for
Step 2: Decide which body measurements are relevant
Step 3: Decide whether you are designing for the extreme or the average
Step 4: Think about other human factors.
How to submit:
i) Rename the file: Index number_Name_Erg&Anthropometry (Initially filename should be Index number_Name_Guiding questions)
ii) Submit the file to the submit folder by 4th Aug 2010