Germany, Bremen

Maritime Logistics in the Global Economy

when 3 September 2016 - 8 September 2016
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 980

The course is designed to familiarize students with the special characteristics of the maritime industry in general and the container shipping industry in particular. The goals of this course are to introduce the basic modes of transportation, with emphasis on sea/ocean transport, and their impact on trade and development, to help the student gain an understanding of the main players in the Maritime Logistics area, and to understand the specific competitive challenges faced by transport/logistics operators, shipping carriers, and ports.

Course leader

Dr. Mihaela Jucan

Course aim

To familiarize students with the special characteristics of the maritime industry in general and the container shipping industry in particular

Fee info

EUR 980: The fee includes:
- Course fee
- Teaching materials
- Reception on the first evening
- Excursion in Hamburg (bus, lunch bag, harbor tour) and Bremen (guide)
- Farewell BBQ