Course syllabus VPLP - Cases in Applied Logistics (ŠAVŠ - WS 2017/2018)

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Course title:
Cases in Applied Logistics
WS 2017/2018
Course supervisor:
Supervising department:
Department of Logistics, Quality and Automotive Technology (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration:
Time allowance:
full-time, 0/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Type of study:
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Form of teaching:
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Mode of completion and credits:
Classified fulfillment of requirements (3 credits)
Course objective:
Introduction of choosen practical examples from practical logistics, which cover almost all logistic´s activities in ŠKODA AUTO, department of Logistics of the brand. In particular courses management of the departments gradually introduce concrete logistic´s processes.
Course methods: - Lectures
- Excursions
- Management games
- Best practices
- Case studies
Course content:
Logistic's planning in ŠKODA AUTO (allowance 2/0)
2.JIS deliveries (allowance 2/0)
Logistic's in product development and starting of production (allowance 2/0)
4.Management of production planning (allowance 2/0)
Disposition of bought parts and material (allowance 2/0)
Transport of bought parts and material (allowance 2/0)
7.Warehouses and operative management - excursion in warehouse U6 (allowance 3/0)
8.Logistic's process in foreign countries production (allowance 2/0)
CKD center - Excursion (allowance 3/0)
Assembly lines delivering (allowance 2/0)
Optimalization projects in automotive industry (allowance 2/0)
12.Logistic's strategy of Škoda Auto, Green logistics, TEST (allowance 2/0)
Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student:
-Will explain the benefits of innovative logistics strategies
Will recognize the basics of Logistics management in the automotive industry
Will recognize the latest trends in logistics management in the automotive industry

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures24 h
16 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)
0 h
4 h
     Course reading and ongoing preparation
18 h
14 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work
28 h
50 h
     Preparation for final test14 h0 h
84 h
84 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Combined form
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation40 %0 %
Term paper
40 %
100 %
Final test20 %0 %
100 %
100 %
Course completion:
Conditions for succesfull examination:
- max. 1 unauthorized absence on practise
- working out semestral paper assessing the subject, range: 1x A4
- successfull passing of final test
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
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Reading list:
PERNICA, P. Logistika pro 21. století. Praha : Radix, 2005. 570 p. ISBN 80-86031-59-4.

SIXTA, J. -- ŽIŽKA, M. Logistika - používané metody. Brno: Computer Press, 2009. 238 p. ISBN 978-80-251-2563-2.
MAČÁT, V. -- SIXTA, J. Logistika - teorie a praxe. Brno: CP Books, 2005. 316 p. ISBN 80-251-0573-3.
LENORT, R. Průmyslová logistika.  [online]. 2012. URL:
Christhoper, M.: Logistics and Supply chain management. Pearsoned education limited. Great Britain. 2005. ISBN 0-273-68176-1

Study plans:
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Run in the period of: SS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017, SS 2015/2016, SS 2014/2015 (and older)
Course tutor:
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Last modification made by Ing. Zuzana Hejhalová on 11/15/2017.

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