Course syllabus PGS1 - Project Green Solutions module 1 (ŠAVŠ - Sklad předmětů)

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Course title: Project Green Solutions module 1
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Course supervisor: Mgr. Lenka Stejskalová, MBA
Supervising department: Department of Logistics, Quality and Automotive Technology (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration:
Time allowance: full-time, 0/4 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
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 16/20)
Sustainable supply chain management
b.Tools for green transport measurement
c.Ecological aspects of packing and storage
d.Cooperation management -- sustainable solutions
Distribution and CO2 emissions
Innovative solutions in sustainable logistics
Innovative solutions in ŠKODA AUTO logistics
h.Lean methods in automotive industry
Quality management in automotive industry

Practical workshops (allowance 0/8)
Writing case studies/reports
Presentation skills training

Learning outcomes and competences:
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Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Combined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials
44 h
0 h
     Course reading and ongoing preparation
10 h
0 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work15 h
0 h
     Composing of presentation
15 h
0 h
Total84 h0 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendanceCombined form
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation
20 %
0 %
Term paper
40 %
0 %
40 %
0 %
100 %
0 %
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:
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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 2015/2016 (and older)
Course tutor:
Teaching language: Czech, English
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Last modification made by Mgr. Luděk Švejdar on 12/01/2017.

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