Sea Traffic

The transport market, types of goods, transportation claims, types of vessels, transport techniques, inland transportation, the organization and handling of container traffic, safety of maritime traffic Ports: major seaports, port infrastructure, loading and unloading operations, interfaces with other transport modes The fundamentals of marine and maritime law, especially the conditions of a bill of lading and creating a bill of lading, the market situation in Austria, calculating freight

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

Kummer, S.:(2010): Einführung in die Verkehrswirtschaft, Wien. Arnold, Dieter at al. (Hrsg.) (2008): Handbuch der Logistik, 3. Auflage, VDI, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg Martin, Heinrich (2009): Transport- und Lagerlogistik - Planung, Struk-tur, Steuerung und Kosten von Systemen der Intralogistik, 7. Auflage, Vieweg + Teubner, GWV Fachverlage GmbH., Wiesbaden Containerization International Air Cargo World, Air Cargo News, Airline Business, Air Transport World DVZ, ITZ

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Presentation, reflection, discussion

Assessment methods and criteria

final written exam

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Module "Verkehrsträger 1"

Infos

Degree programme

Logistics & Transport Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

2.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Full-Time

Academic year

2022

Semester

3 WS

Incoming

Yes

Learning outcome

The graduate will have basic knowledge of sea and air transport, including upstream and downstream processes and loading facilities and value added services in warehousing operations. She / He will know the technical, legal and commercial basis, including the peculiarities of the international maritime conventions and agreements. The graduate will have acquired the knowledge of the capacity and loading calculations, including the special requirements for dangerous goods, refrigerated goods and livestock.

Course code

0391-11-01-VZ-DE-27