152-0407/02 – Logistics C (LOG C)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Business Administration and LawCredits6
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Pavla Macurová, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Pavla Macurová, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAC40 doc. Ing. Pavla Macurová, CSc.
TVR09 Ing. Leo Tvrdoň, Ph.D., ALog.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit and Examination 6+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The outpusts of the subject: 1) obtaining the theoretical knowledge about global logistics, logistic concepts, criteria for location in logistics, partnership in supply chains, approaches and methods of logistic analysis and auditing, demand forecast, process cost measurement, 2) understanding and ability to explain the impact of structure and managing the logistic network on logistic variables and economic results, the purpos and using the logistic analyses, 3) ability to implement the methods for time and material consumption measurement and analysis, techniques of demand forecast, process cost measurement, 4) ability to analyse the process and logistic chain with use of more criteria and identify the potential for improvement, 5) ability to design and evaluate appropriate variants of logistic network icluding the risk mitigation.

Teaching methods



In the subject culminates the setting up subjects focused on logistics and quality management. The knowledge from the field of process and logistics management are deepening and synthetized. The knowledge is extended to fields behind the enterprise borders (supply chain management, global logistics, external logistic integration), it elarge on analytical, diagnostical and project practices.

Compulsory literature:

Jacobs, R. and Chase, R.: Operations and Supply Chain Management. Mcgraw-Hill/Irwin. 2012. ISBN 978-0073525235

Recommended literature:

Ghiani, G. – Laporte, G. – Musmanno, R.: Introduction to logistics systems management. Second edition. Wiley, 2013. ISBN 978-1-119-94338-9.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Ongoing checking the progress of semester projects elaboration.


Other requirements

Elaboration and presentation of simulation study. Self study of assigned supplemental study materials.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to global logistics. 2. Using the simulation techniques in logistics. 3. Techniques for time and material consumption standards setting. 5. Demand forecast. 6. Process and logistic analysis. 7. Location in logistics, outsourcig, logistic partnership. 8. Logistic auditing.Tools for lean, resp. agile concepts implementation and sustaining. 9. Actual problems of 3PL, reverse logististics and city logistics. 10. Implementation of APS in practice. 11. Trends in distribution logistics.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 30 (30) 16
                Semestrální projekt Project 30  16
        Examination Examination 70  35 3
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T020) Business Economics (02) Business Economics K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner

Assessment of instruction

2012/2013 Winter