712-3140/03 – Technical English in logistics I (PLAJ-I)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of LanguagesCredits5
Subject guarantorMgr. Gabriela ChudašováSubject version guarantorMgr. Gabriela Chudašová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2021/2022Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CHU01 Mgr. Gabriela Chudašová
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

This course aims to get students acquainted with basic language competencies in the field of practical logistics. Students should acquire the following skills by completing this course: - acquisition of comprehensive language skills in the field of logistics, - to be able to communicate in English. Students should be competent to: - acquiring fundamental language skills.

Teaching methods



In the course Practice from Logistics in English I, students will learn the basic English terms and concepts for the field of Logistics.

Compulsory literature:

Myerson, P. Lean Supply Chain and Logistics Management. McGraw-HillCompanies Inc., 2012. ISBN: 978-0-07-176627-2. Lambert M., D.: Logistika, Computer Press, Praha, 2000. Svoboda V., Latýn P.: Logistika, ES ČVUT, 2002. Polák J., Pavliska J., Slíva A.: Dopravní a manipulační zařízení I., ES VŠB-TUO, 2001. Slíva, A. Základy logistiky. 2003.

Recommended literature:

Konečný M.: Logistika v systému řízení podniku, ES VŠB-TUO, 1999. Jeřábek K.: Logistika, ES ČVUT, 1998. Gross I.: Logistika, ES VŠCHT, 1996. SCHULE, CH.: Logistika, Victoria Publishing. Praha, 1994. Ayers, B., J. Odegaard, M., A. Retail Supply Chain Management. CRC Press, Nov 26, 2007 - Business & Economics.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

written credit test oral presentation



Other requirements

working out of assigned written and oral tasks


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Logistics-the supply chain and competitive strategy 2) Delivering customer value 3) Measuring logistics costs and performance 4) Matching supply and demand 5) Creating the responsive supply chain 6) Strategic lead-time management 7) The synchronous supply chain 8) Complexity and the supply chain 9) Managing the global pipeline 10) Service logistics 11) The area of network competition 12) Overcoming the barriers to supply chain integration 13) Creating the sustainable supply chain 14) The supply chain in the future

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2022/2023 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Credit Credit   3
Mandatory attendence participation: - active participation in the first and the last seminar - passing e-learning course successfully

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Conditions for subject completion and attendance at the exercises within ISP: - active participation in the first and the last seminar - passing e-learning course successfully

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2023/2024 (N1041FS0012) Intelligent transport and logistics K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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