634-0941/04 – Industrial Supply Chain Management (RPDR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Management in IndustryCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Radim Lenort, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Radim Lenort, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
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LEN36 prof. Ing. Radim Lenort, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Part-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student will be well informed in principles, systems and concepts used for the logistics management of industrial enterprises and supply chains, will be able to analyse, evaluate, design, and improve logistics processes of industrial companies.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


Industrial supply chain management and logistics management of industrial enterprise, definitions, objectives, trends, principles, main and supported logistics processes, applied concepts, systems, tools and technologies.

Compulsory literature:

BELVEDERE, V. and A. GRANDO. Sustainable Operations and Supply Chain Management. Chihester: John Wiley & Sons, 2017. ISBN 978-11-192-8495-6. LENORT R. Production Logistics Concepts and Systems: Potential for Use in Metallurgical and Waste Processing Companies. Krakow: AGH University of Science and Technology Press, 2010. ISBN 978-83-7464-302-3. COHEN, S. and J. ROUSSEL. Strategic Supply Chain Management: the Five Disciplines for Top Performance. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2013. ISBN 978-0-07-181308-2.

Recommended literature:

SWINK, M. Managing Operations across the Supply Chain. 2nd ed., McGraw-Hill international ed. New York: McGraw-Hill/Irwin, 2014. ISBN 978-1-259-06090-8. CHOPRA. S. and P. MEINDL. Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation. 6th edition. Pearson Education India, 2016. ISBN 978-9332548237.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

Elaboration of a seminar work on a given topic.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

• Logistics management, definition, goals, principles, main and supporting logistics activities. • Supply chain management, definition, goals, principles, trends. • Sustainable logistics management and supply chain management, leanness, agility, resilience, greenness. • Logistics management of industrial companies and supply chains, definition, development in the Czech Republic and around the world. • Purchase logistics management, purchasing processes in an industrial company, supplier evaluation and selection. • Inventory control, modern methods and tools for inventory analysis and control in an industrial company.. • Production logistics management, leading logistics systems and concepts in production, MRP/ERP systems, lean/JIT concepts, Theory of Constraints systems. • Distribution logistics management in the area of industrial markets, used systems and concepts, distribution a logistics centres. • Warehousing management,, warehouse activities and technologies, warehouse planning and design, modern warehouse systems. • Material handling and packaging, handling units and equipment, logistics functions and types of packages, automatized handling systems. • Transportation, intelligent transport technologies, company transport, logistics service providers. • Modern information systems and technologies for supporting logistics activities, automated identification systems, Industry 4.0 project. • Utilisation of quantitative decision making methods for analysis, design and improvement of logistics processes and systems.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (P3925) Management of Industrial Systems P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (P3925) Management of Industrial Systems P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (P3925) Management of Industrial Systems P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan

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