Course syllabus LOGSA - Logistics in Agribusiness (FA - SS 2019/2020)


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Course code: LOGSA
Course title in Czech:
Logistics in Agribusiness
Course title in English:
Logistics in Agribusiness
Semester:
SS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes: full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
bachelor
Course type:
required
Type of delivery:
usual
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: Czech
Course supervisor:
doc. Ing. Martin Fajman, Ph.D.
Course supervising department:
Department of Technology and Automobile Transport (FA)
Faculty: Faculty of AgriSciences
Teachers: doc. Ing. Martin Fajman, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites: none
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
RoomTeacherEntry
Frequency
Capacity
Tuesday
13.00-14.50
R204M. FajmanLectureEvery week42
Tuesday
15.00-16.50R204
Seminar
Every week24
Tuesday17.00-18.50
R204
SeminarEvery week22
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with logistics in a wider perspective of managerial logistics, management of operational processes up to optimization in quality and transport systems. Students will be introduced to selected mathematical models and methods used in logistics on specific logistic problems. Students will acquire the ability to focus on logistics applied to the agro-sector and the ability to decide on logistical problems and communication with experts in the field.
 
Course content:
1.
Introduction to the subject - terminology (allowance 1/1)
2.
Quality management as a framework of logistics processes (allowance 1/1)
3.
Definition of logistics, position of logistics in the company management systems (allowance 1/1)
4.Managerial logistics (allowance 1/1)
5.
Specifics of the agrosector in terms of process control (allowance 1/1)
6.
Logistics and production management in the areas of supply (allowance 1/1)
7.
Classification of the transport material - Handling transport units, standardization (allowance 1/1)
8.
Functions of the transport system in the logistics system in the specifics of the agrosector (allowance 1/3)
9.
Logistic chains and logistic networks (allowance 1/1)
10.
Information in logistics - identification systems (allowance 1/0)
11.
Business Logistics in Agrosector (allowance 1/0)
12.
Economic context of logistics systems (allowance 1/1)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture
24 h
practice
24 h
preparation for exam
15 h
preparation for regular assessment
10 h
elaboration of reports
10 h
writing of seminar paper
20 h
Total
103 h
 
Assessment methods:
test, elaboration of the seminar study forms the basis for granting the credit and the evaluation from seminars consists of 30% of the final mark by the oral exam
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
STODOLA, J. -- MAREK, J. Logistika. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně, 2007. 337 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-071-8.
SIXTA, J. -- ŽIŽKA, M. Logistika: metody používané pro řešení logistických projektů. 1st ed. Brno: Computer Press, 2009. 238 p. Praxe manažera. ISBN 978-80-251-2563-2.
DRAHOTSKÝ, I. -- ŘEZNÍČEK, B. Logistika: procesy a jejich řízení. 1st ed. Brno: Computer Press, 2003. 334 p. ISBN 80-7226-521-0.
KUBÍČKOVÁ, L. Obchodní logistika. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně, 2006. 91 p. ISBN 80-7157-952-1.
TOMEK, G. -- VÁVROVÁ, V. Integrované řízení výroby: od operativního řízení výroby k dodavatelskému řetězci. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 2014. 366 p. Expert. ISBN 978-80-247-4486-5.
CHRISTOPHER, M. Logistics and supply chain management: creating value-adding networks. 4th ed. Harlow, England: Financial Times Prentice Hall, 2011. 276 p. ISBN 978-0-273-73112-2.
STEHLÍK, A. -- KAPOUN, J. Logistika pro manažery. 1st ed. Praha: Ekopress, 2008. 266 p. ISBN 978-80-86929-37-8.
BLANCHARD, D. Supply chain management: best practices. 2nd ed. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 280 p. ISBN 978-0-470-53188-4.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-AGE-ABU Agribusiness, full-time form, initial period WS 2017/2018
 
Course listed in previous semesters: SS 2018/2019 (and older)
Teaching place: Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 04/23/2020.

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