Facts about the course
- ECTS Credits:
- Responsible department:
- Faculty of Logistics
- Course Leader:
- Irina Gribkovskaia
- Lecture Semester:
- Teaching language:
- ½ year
LOG904-149 Arctic Logistics (Autumn 2020)
About the course
Course content (abstract): The course is multidisciplinary and deals with logistical challenges in the Arctic related to maritime cargo transportation, exploration of Arctic petroleum resources, offshore oil and gas field development, environmental protection of the Arctic area, infrastructure and socio-economic development of the area, conflicts and cooperation of neighboring countries.
Topics covered: Logistics challenges during Arctic exploration, Arctic petroleum resources, transportation via the Northern Sea Route, offshore oil and gas field development, environmental protection, negotiations on Northern territories and their socio-economic development.
The course is connected to the following study programs
- Master of Science in Logistics
- Experience-based Master in Logistics
- Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Logistics
- Exchange programme - Master's level
General knowledge of logistics
The student's learning outcomes after completing the course
The students will learn about natural resources in the Arctic, logistical challenges of their exploration and production, oil and gas field development in the Arctic, cargo transportation via the NSR, environmental protection and socio-economic development of Arctic.
Forms of teaching and learning
Three hours of lectures per day and work on home exam.
Form of assessment: Home assessment without presentation
Grouping: Group & Individual
Grading scale: Letter (A - F)
Support material: All printed and written supporting material
A set of selected articles.