Course syllabus PGS1 - Project Green Solutions module 1 (ŠAVŠ - WS 2015/2016)

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Course title: Project Green Solutions module 1
WS 2015/2016
Course supervisor:
Supervising department:
Prerequisites for registration: none
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:
Form of teaching:
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:
Green Logistics - Innovative Solutions (allowance 16/20)
Sustainable supply chain management
Tools for green transport measurement
Ecological aspects of packing and storage
Cooperation management -- sustainable solutions
e.Distribution and CO2 emissions
f.Innovative solutions in sustainable logistics
Innovative solutions in ŠKODA AUTO logistics
Lean methods in automotive industry
Quality management in automotive industry

2.Practical workshops (allowance 0/8)
a.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 method
Daily attendanceCombined 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) work
15 h
0 h
     Composing of presentation
15 h
0 h
84 h
0 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined 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:
 (and older)
Course tutor: Ing. Josef Bradáč, Ph.D. (instructor)
Ing. et Ing. Martin Folta, Ph.D. (instructor)
prof. Dr. Ingo Gestring (instructor)
Ing. David Holman, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) Jorma Imppola (instructor)
prof. Ing. Radim Lenort, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Roman Maroušek, Ph.D. (instructor)
Ing. Petr Novotný, Ph.D. (instructor)
doc. Mgr. Jakub Soviar, Ph.D. (instructor)
Ing. David Staš, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Mgr. Lenka Stejskalová, MBA (supervisor)
Ing. Pavel Wicher, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Teaching language:
Czech, English
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Last modification made by Ing. Zuzana Hejhalová on 08/31/2015.

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