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Course, academic year 2022/2023
Supply Chain and Logistics Planning - AM501032
Title: Supply Chain and Logistics Planning
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Faculty: Central University Departments of UCT Prague
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:6
E-Credits: winter s.:6
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/2, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / 30 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Master's (post-Bachelor)
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Vašek Jan PhDr. Bc. MSc. et MSc.
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (09.02.2021)


  • Papers for individual topics will be assigned during the course.


  • Gleissner, H. a Femerling J.Ch. (2012) Logistics Basics–Exercises–Case Studies. Springer.
  • Mangan, J., & Lalwani, C. C. (2016). Global logistics and supply chain management. John Wiley & Sons.

Requirements to the exam - Czech
Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (09.02.2021)

Individuální projekt (krátký přehled literatury vybrané nákupní kategorie): 20 b., Skupinový projekt (společný článek): 20 b., Aktivita (aktivní účast na kurzu): 10 b., Písemná zkouška (esej): 50 b.

Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (09.02.2021)

1. Demand management process,

2. Push/Pull planning,

3. Theory of constraints,

4. Inventory management,

5. Collaborative forecasting,

6. Safety stock management,

7. Distribution requirements planning (DRP) improvement,

8. Stock obsolescence and redundancy,

9. Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) process,

10. Scenario planning,

11. Inventory optimisation tools,

12. Advanced planning systems (APS),

13. Managing logistics crises,

14. Continuous improvement across the supply chain

Course completion requirements
Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (09.02.2021)

Individual project (short literature review of selected category): 20 points, Group project (joint article): 20 points, Course activity (active participation in course activities): 10 points, Written exam (essay): 50 points.