IT in Logistics, Transport and Traffic

Fundamentals of communication technology in transport and traffic, logistics and supply chain management: radio technology, microwaves, optical communication and their practical application. Modelling of information systems for recording and controlling the flow of goods in supply chains. Future challenges in transport planning and control with regard to automation

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Hansen, H. R., & Neumann, G. (2009). Wirtschaftsinformatik. Stuttgart: Lucius & Lucius.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Outline presentation, discussion, presentation of advanced topics by the lecturer, self study of learning materials by students.

Assessment methods and criteria

final written exam

Prerequisites and co-requisites

none

Infos

Degree programme

Logistics & Transport Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

4.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Full-Time

Academic year

2023

Semester

4 SS

Incoming

Yes

Learning outcome

After completion of this course, students will have learned how to implement the basics of information and communication technology learned in the previous semester within transport and traffic, logistics and supply chain management. In detail, different technical methods of recording, influencing, managing and controlling traffic and goods flows were introduced. The students have understood the requirements of modelling traffic and goods flows.

Course code

0391-11-10-VZ-DE-43