Syllabus

Title
1259 Sustainable Logistics
Instructors
Belma Turan, Ph.D.
Contact details
  • Type
    PI
  • Weekly hours
    2
  • Language of instruction
    Englisch
Registration
09/20/21 to 09/24/21
Registration via LPIS
Notes to the course
Subject(s) Bachelor Programs
Dates
Day Date Time Room
Wednesday 10/06/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 10/13/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 10/20/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 10/27/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 11/03/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 11/10/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 11/17/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 11/24/21 01:30 PM - 04:00 PM D3.0.225
Wednesday 12/01/21 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM Online-Einheit

Contents

The course investigates different aspects of logistics considering sustainable and environmental issues. We will focus on quantitative models and methods in order to build a more efficient and “greener” system ranging from strategic considerations, such as network planning, to operational decisions, such as routing.

Learning outcomes

After this course the students will be able

  • To analyse and apply quantitative methods to various problems arising in sustainable logistics
  • To elaborate and discuss practical examples in groups
  • To critically evaluate scientific papers

Attendance requirements

“This semester, the course will take place in hybrid mode. For you, this means that the lessons are held in the lecture hall and parallel online (via MS Teams or ZOOM). Please note that your attendance at this course must be at least 80%.

The units should preferably be attended presence. Please only participate online in exceptional cases and / or if there are reasons for the current COVID situation.”

Teaching/learning method(s)

Lecture with active participation including in class examples and case studies, assignments and presentations

Assessment

  • Mid-term test 35%
  • Assignments and  presentations 30%
  • Final exam 35%

In order to successfully complete the course one has to have at least 50% of overall points. Group works will be peer-reviewed and can be individually graded.

Grades are distributed as follows:

  • Excellent (1): 87.5 - 100
  • Good (2): 75 - <87.5
  • Satisfactory (3): 62.5 - <75
  • Sufficient (4): 50 - <62.5
  • Fail (5): <50

Prerequisites for participation and waiting lists

Course I of SBWL Supply Networks and Services

Recommended previous knowledge and skills

Course I, II, III of SBWL Supply Networks and Services

Availability of lecturer(s)

After class or via Email

Last edited: 2021-07-04



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