SEN 554 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Energy Transportation and Logistics Management
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
SEN 554
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
7.5

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Second Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of the course is to examine the essential technology, processes and policies related to energy distribution. Different energy resources will be analyzed and transportation of energy sources according to usage area will be examined. The energy distribution issue will be evaluated from logistics management perspective. The problems that are faced in energy distribution and the solutions for these are also included in the content of the course. Students will gain better understanding of the transportation of energy in general.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Students are expected to learn the issues of oil and natural gas sector
  • students are expected to learn the issues of renewable energy and sources, waste management of nuclear energy
  • students are expected to learn the issue of electricity
  • students are expected to learn the issues of crisis and hazards managements in energy from logistics point of view
  • students are expected to learn the issues of supply-demand management; modeling and demand forecasting
  • students are expected to learn the issues of total cost minimization , pipeline tariffs, min –max rates, costs, contracts, insurance, pricing, trading
Course Content This advanced course is designed to analyze energy transportation and logistic management from innovative perspective

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Logistics and supply chain management No Assigned Readings
2 Introduction, Energy Overview “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
3 Energy and LSCM overview (upstream, midstream. Downstream, primary energy, secondary energy –upstream idstream) a. Marine transportation b. Pipelines c. Global fortune 500 companies (energy companies logistics comapanies) “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
4 Upstream (exploration, develeopment, production) “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
5 Fosil fuels oil and natural gas sector upstream activities, processes “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
6 Renewables and nuclear “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
7 Electricity “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
8 Midstream “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
9 Fosil fuels oil and natural gas sector upstream activities, processes “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
10 Renewables and Nuclear Energy “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
11 Electricity “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
12 Downstream “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
13 Fosil fuels oil and natural gas sector upstream activities, processes “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
14 Renewables and Nuclear Energy “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
15 Electricity “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426.
16 Review of the Semester  

 

Course Notes/Textbooks Lecture notes based on the above subjects and related presentation material
Suggested Readings/Materials “Energy Management Handbook” by Turner and Doty, CRC pres, 6th Edition, (2006), ISBN: 0881735426; “Sustainable Energy Choosing Among Options” by Tester, Drake, Driscoll, Golay, Peters. MIT Press, (2005), ISBN:0262201534; Energy, its Use and the Environment, 4th Edition, Hinrichs & Kleinbach, Thompson Biiks/Cole,2006; Out of Gas: The End of the Age of Oil, Norton, NY, 2004; Hubbert’s Peak: The Impending World Oil Shortage, Princeton, Princeton NJ,2001; Donald Janelle and Michel Beuthe, “Globalization and Research Issues in Transportation”, Journal of Transport Geography, Vol 5, No 3 (September 1997), 199206 (Online Science Direct); David Greene. "Transportation and Energy". Transportation Quarterly Vol.48, No.1 (Winter, 1994), pp. 91101.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
20
Project
1
30
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exams
Midterm
Final Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
3
60
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Theoretical Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
Study Hours Out of Class
15
4
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
27
Project
1
40
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
Final Exam
1
50
    Total
225

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To be able to demonstrate general business knowledge and skills.

2

To able to master the state-of-the-art literature in the area of specialization.

3

To be able to evaluate the performance of business organizations through a holistic approach.

4

To be able to effectively communicate scientific ideas and research results to diverse audiences.

5

To be able to deliver creative and innovative solutions to business-related problems.

6

To be able to solve business related problems using analytical and technological tools and techniques.

7

To be able to take a critical perspective in evaluating business knowledge.

8

 

To be able to exhibit an ethical and socially responsible behavior in conducting research and making business decisions.

9

To be able to carry out a well-designed independent and empirical research.

10

To be able to use a foreign language to follow information about the field of finance and participate in discussions in academic environments.        

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest