Course syllabus RRDMMLA - Transport management, marketing and logistics in EN (FRDIS - SS 2018/2019)Help


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Course code: RRDMMLA
Course title in Czech:
Transport management, marketing and logistics in EN
Course title in English:
Transport management, marketing and logistics in EN
Semester:
SS 2018/2019
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
master
Course type: required
Type of delivery: usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department: Department of Environmentalistics and Natural Resources (FRDIS)
Faculty: Faculty of Regional Development and International Studies
Teachers: Mgr. Ludmila Floková (instructor, lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Aleš Ruda, Ph.D. (lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites:
none
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
Teacher
Entry
FrequencyCapacity
Tuesday
8.00-9.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
Lecture
Every week30
Tuesday10.00-10.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
L. FlokováSeminar
Every week
30
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The course provides basic theoretical knowledge from the field of operations research, computer science, logistics, transport, means of transport and infrastructure. Deepening the knowledge gained is complemented by theoretical foundations of economic disciplines in transportation, management and marketing and their use in solving problems of transport processes.
 
Course content:
1.
Basic transport characteristics (allowance 6/4)
 
a.
The dynamics of the spatial organization of industry in a regional perspective
b.
Status and importance of transport in today's economy and society, competitiveness of transport modes.
c.
Evaluation of characteristics of the networks.
d.
Influence of geographic conditions (location factors) for conveying and shape of the transport networks.
e.
Localisation of routes and transport facilities. Structural and morphological features of transport networks.
f.Transport in the region. Transport as a city-forming element.
g.
Transport accessibility and transport services in urban and rural region.

2.
Tranport technology a transport control (allowance 8/4)
 
a.
Basic concepts and the role of transport in society. Legislation traffic, transport and environment.
b.
Shipping and transportation process, transport performance, structure transport aggregates.
c.
Road, rail transport, air and inland waterways and maritime transport - characteristics, technical base, technology
d.Combined transport - characteristics, technical base, technology

3.Logistics and courier services (allowance 14/8)
 
a.
The place and role distribution logistics in the logistics chain.
b.The place and role of handling systems and storage in the logistics chain.
c.
Handling and transport equipment and containers in the distribution logistics.
d.
Distribution chain and distribution strategies.

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
lecture
28 h
practice
16 h
field work
20 h
professional educational excursion
20 h
project work
14 h
workshop
7 h
public presentation (oral)
2 h
preparation for exam
20 h
preparation for regular testing
6 h
preparation of presentation4 h
report from excursion, tour, practical placement
5 h
Total
142 h
 
Assessment methods:
Written form of final exams. Students have to reach the required number of points that can be obtained for active participation in seminars, case studies, control tests and final test.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Total
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
CHENG, T. -- LAI, K H. Shipping and Logistics Management. London: Springer, 2010.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study C-ITSE-IDSE International Development Studies, full-time form, initial period SS 2018/2019
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2019/2020, SS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 09/25/2020.

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