Facts about the course

Study points:
7.5
Responsible department:
Faculty of Logistics
Course Leader:
Arild Hoff
Lecture Semester:
Spring
Teaching language:
English
Duration:
½ year

LOG530 Distribution Planning (Spring 2019)

About the course

The course considers the following topics:

  • Transportation and transshipment situations / -models

  • Location and allocation problems

  • Different types of network problems

  • Specific network problems, like the Postman Problem, the Travelling Salesman Problem, the Minimal Span Problem

When presenting the different course topics, it is emphasized on solving problems using computer software packages.

The course is connected to the following study programs

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course

After finishing the course, the student is expected to:

  • Have knowledge about models for physical distribution in different logistic situations

  • Be able to formulate and solve logistic models using computer software

Forms of teaching and learning

3 hours of lectures per week

Examination

  • Form of assessment: Written school assessment
  • Proportion: 60%
  • Duration: 4 Hours
  • Grouping: Individual
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material + calculator that may contain data
  • Form of assessment: Home assessment
  • Proportion: 20%
  • Duration: -
  • Grouping: Individual
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material
  • Form of assessment: Home assessment
  • Proportion: 10%
  • Duration: -
  • Grouping: Group
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material
  • Form of assessment: Home assessment
  • Proportion: 10%
  • Duration: -
  • Grouping: Group
  • Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
  • Support material: All printed and written supporting material

Syllabus

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Last updated from FS (Common Student System) Dec. 8, 2019 9:30:24 PM