Course syllabus PGS2 - Project Green Solutions Module 2 (ŠAVŠ - Sklad předmětů)

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Course title: Project Green Solutions Module 2
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Course supervisor: Mgr. Lenka Stejskalová, MBA
Supervising department: Department of Logistics, Quality and Automotive Technology (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Time allowance: full-time, 0/4 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching: seminar
Mode of completion and credits: Classified fulfillment of requirements (3 credits)
Course objective:
The aim of the course is to provide the students with core concepts of history, organization structure sector, technologies, products, market and financial results of the investigated company in the logistics context. Students will gain knowledge and understanding of new trends in the area of Green Logistics, alternative procedures and solutions, their evaluation in the terms of advantages and disadvantages.
Course methods: lecture, seminar, workshop, excursion, in-company training

Course content:
1.Green Logistics - Innovative Solutions (allowance 16/16)
a.Biofuels as sustainable logistics solution
b.System thinking approach in sustainable SCM innovations
c.Marketing strategy and market driven innovations
d.Life cycle management
e.Export management concepts in logistics of waste
f.Performance management systems in SCM

2.Practical workshops (allowance 0/16)
a.Presentation skills training
b.In-company training at ŠKODA AUTO a.s. - Lean Centre, Part Centre, Preproduction plants, JIT Centre, Logistics Department, Production Plant - assembly line

Learning outcomes and competences:
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Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials48 h
     Course reading and ongoing preparation8 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work14 h
     Composing of presentation14 h
Total84 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation20 %
Term paper40 %
Presentation40 %
Total100 %
Course completion:
active participation on all tutorial, including the excursions, minimum of 80%
team work on the project, submitting the case study or report based on the initial instructions
final presentation of the project´s results
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
Reading list:
Language of instruction: English
CUTHBERTSON, R. -- EWER, G. -- CETINKAYA, B. Sustainable Supply Chain Management: Practical Ideas for Moving Towards Best Practice. Berlin: Springer, 2011. 304 p. ISBN 978-3-64212-022-0.
MORANA, J. Sustainable Supply Chain Management. London: Wiley-ISTE, 2013. 224 p. ISBN 978-1-84821-526-9.
THOMAS, G. How to do your Case Study: A Guide for Students and Researchers. London: SAGE Publications Ltd, 2011. 248 p. ISBN 978-0-85702-563-0.

Study plans:
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Run in the period of: WS 2016/2017   (and older)
Course tutor: Mgr. Lenka Stejskalová, MBA (supervisor)
Teaching language: English
Room: Mladá Boleslav

Last modification made by Mgr. Luděk Švejdar on 12/01/2017.

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