152-0351/03 – Logistics B (LOG B)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Business AdministrationCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Pavla Macurová, CSc.Subject version guarantorIng. Leo Tvrdoň, Ph.D., ALog.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DEJ008 Ing. Oleg Dejnega
JUR485 Ing. Karla Jurásková
MAC40 doc. Ing. Pavla Macurová, CSc.
MIN079 Ing. Alena Minárová
TVR09 Ing. Leo Tvrdoň, Ph.D., ALog.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The outpusts of the subject: 1) obtaining the theoretical knowledge about order penetration point, theory of constraints, time- and material-consumption cathegories, customer analysis principles, production planning based on MRP incl. software tools, lean production principles, 2) understanding and ability to explain the economic impacts of logistic decision making, methods for time and material consumption standards creation, steps in capacity bottle-necks identification, MRP technique,etc. 3) ability to implement the principles of theory of constraints in product mix selection, production plans creating through MRP technique, the inventory impact on ROI evaluation etc. 4) ability to analyse the customers profitability, inventory structure and progress, adding and non-adding value in the value stream 5) ability to design appropriate approaches to customers according to their profitability, design the criteria for the current suppliers evaluation.

Teaching methods



The subject is the following of the basic subject Logistics A. The theoretical base of logistics management, the logistics in replenishment, inventory control and logistics in production are explaining in more details. The principles of lean manufacturing are included.

Compulsory literature:

Jacobs, Roger a Richard Chase. Operations and Supply Chain Management. 3rd ed. McGraw-Hill/Irwin, 2012. 518 s. ISBN 978-0073525235.

Recommended literature:

Schroeder, Roger, Susan Meyer Goldstein a Johnny Rungtusantham. Operations Management in the Supply Chain: Decisions and Cases. 6th ed. McGraw-Hill/Irwin. 2013. 558 s. ISBN 978-0073525242.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Assessment and examination


Other requirements



Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
152-0302 LOG A Logistics A Compulsory


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Summary of objectives and principles of logistics. Relations among continuous time, batches and work-in-process inventory. 2. Standardization of material consumption and labour consumption. 3. Economics of logistics. 4. Decoupling point, logistics mix, push-pull systems, postponement. Analysis of customers and logistic services differentiation. 5. Theory of constraints and its utilization in logistics. 6. Logistics in purchase. 7. Inventory kontrol (prediction of demand, inventory analysis incl. ABC analysis, inventory models). 8. Manufacturing planning and control (MRP technice, DBR systém, Kanban, ERP and APS systems). 9. Concept of lean

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2010/2011 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 30 (30) 20
                Exercises evaluation Written test 30  20
        Examination Examination 70  31
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2011/2012 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T037) Management (00) Management P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T037) Management P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T037) Management P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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