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Traffic Technology and Transport Logistics

Fundamentals of Transport System


  • Definition of fundamental concepts in transport
  • Basics of system theory and system analysis of the transport system
  • The characteristics of individual subsystems of the transport system
  • Characteristics of the multimodal and integral transport
  • Characteristics of the EU transport system - transport network and transport corridors
  • Transport policy in the EU and Slovenia
  • Characteristics of Slovenia's transport system and its development

Goals and competencies

The course-specific competences relate to knowledge of the structure, basic characteristics and functioning of the transport system and its subsystems, which forms the basis for the design of transport systems and the planning and management of technical and technological processes in transport and transport logistics.

Basic literature

  1. Jakomin L., Zelenika R., Medeot M.: Tehnologija prometa in transportni sistemi, Fakulteta za pomorstvo in promet, Portorož, 2002
  2. Rodrigue, J.-P.: The geography of transport systems, New York: Routledge, 2017
  3. Twrdy E.: Transportni sistemi, skripta predavanj, Fakulteta za pomorstvo in promet, Portorož, 2010