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MBA-PM Course Schedule

Fall 2013, Fall Intersession, Winter 2013, and Global Learning Opportunities (GLO)

  • The course schedule is subject to change.
  • Each course is 3 semester hours of credit.
  • MBA-PM courses will not meet September 2 (Labor Day).
  • The program reserves the right to extend courses by one week if class is canceled due to extenuating circumstances (such as inclement weather).
  • View important registration details for Fall 2013 (including deadlines) on the Registration Information page.
  • Download and print the Fall 2013 schedule.
  • The university is moving to a new course numbering system. The new numbers will follow the old course number (i.e., 6N:211 Marketing Management will also display as MBA:8110).
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Cedar Rapids Courses

MBA-PM courses in Cedar Rapids are conducted at the Cedar Rapids Center at 221 2nd Ave. SE, Suite 300.

Type Course Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Core 6N:211 EXC (MBA:8110) Marketing Management

Instructor: Bob Cline
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
303
Core 6N:212 EXC (MBA:8120) Management in Organizations

Instructor: Dennis Schrag
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
301
Core 6N:213 EXC (MBA:8160) Managerial Economics

Instructor: Stacey Brook
Thursdays
August 29 - November 14
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
304
Core 6N:215 EXC (MBA:8140) Corporate Financial Reporting

Instructor: Dan Collins
Thursdays
August 29 - November 14
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
301
Core 6N:216 EXC (MBA:8150) Business Analytics

Instructor: Phil Barnes
Mondays
August 26 - November 18
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
303
Core 6N:223 EXC (MBA:8210) Global Business Strategy
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: Mikhail Grachev
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, & 20
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
304
Core 6N:225 EXC (MBA:8180) Managerial Finance

Instructor: Jeffrey Hart
Thursdays
August 29 - November 14
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
303
Core 6N:229 EXC (MBA:8190) Operations Management

Instructor: Barrett Thomas
Mondays
August 26 - November 18
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
304 6N:216 (MBA: 8150)

Core 6N:240 EXC (MBA:8300) Strategic Management & Policy

Instructors: Gary Gaeth & Scott Arneson
Mondays
August 26 - November 18
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
301 6N:211 (MBA: 8110), 6N:215 (MBA: 8140), 6N:216 (MBA: 8150), 6N:225 (MBA: 8180), 6N:229 (MBA: 8190)

Elective 6F:215 EXC (FIN:9300) Corporate Investment & Financing Decisions
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: Jon Garfinkel
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Saturdays
November 20 & 23, December 2, 4, 9, 11, 14, 16, & 18
Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
303 6N:225 (MBA: 8180)

Elective 6J:205 EXC (MGMT:7900) Contemporary Topics: Effective Managerial Communication
(Winter [January] Course)

Instructor: Patrick Highland
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 18
In-person class dates: January 2, 3, 4, 17, & 18
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
301 Students will complete coursework outside of in-person class sessions.
Elective 6J:235 EXC (MGMT:9220) Maximizing Team Performance
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: Gale Mote
Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 5, 6, 7, 12, 13 & 14
Thursdays: 6:00-9:30 p.m.
Fridays: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
301
Elective 6J:263 EXC (MGMT:9130) Strategic Management of Change

Instructor: Sara Rynes
Wednesdays
August 28 - November 13
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
301 6N:212 (8120)

Elective 6K:293 EXC (MSCI:9130) Seminar in LEAN Practices (Lean Academy)
(Winter [January] Course)

Instructors: Barrett Thomas & Jeffrey Ohlmann
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 18
In-person class dates: January 6 - 10
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
301 6N:229 (MBA:8190)

Students will complete coursework outside of in-person class sessions.
Elective 6M:255 EXC (MKTG:9350) Marketing Communication & Promotion
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: Alice Wang
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Saturdays
November 20 & 23, December 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, & 18
Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:00 - 9:15 p.m.
Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
302 6N:211 (MBA: 8110) or previous marketing course work or significant work experience in marketing

Elective 6T:246 EXC (ENTR:9400) Evaluating Innovation Opportunities

Instructor: Lee Eilers
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
302

Des Moines Courses

MBA-PM courses in Des Moines are conducted at the John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center at 1200 Grand Ave.

PLEASE NOTE: An additional elective will be added during the summer. We will keep you posted.

Type Course Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Core 6N:211 EXD (MBA:8110) Marketing Management

Instructor: Bob Cline
Thursdays
August 29 - November 14
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
308
Core 6N:212 EXD (MBA:8120) Management in Organizations

Instructor: Dennis Schrag
Thursdays
August 29 - November 14
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
328
Core 6N:213 EXD (MBA:8160) Managerial Economics

Instructor: Don Szeszycki
Thursdays
August 29 - November 14
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
301
Core 6N:215 EXD (MBA:8140) Corporate Financial Reporting

Instructor: Mark Penno
Wednesdays
August 28 - November 13
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
301
Core 6N:216 EXD (MBA:8150) Business Analytics

Instructor: Phil Jones
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
328
Core 6N:223 EXD (MBA:8210) Global Business Strategy

Instructor: Dimy Doresca
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
308
Core 6N:225 EXD (MBA:8180) Managerial Finance

Instructor: Jeffrey Hart
Wednesdays
August 28 - November 13
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
308
Core 6N:229 EXD (MBA:8190) Operations Management

Instructor: Arunkumar Pennathur
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
301 6N:216 (MBA:8150)

Core 6N:240 EXD (MBA:8300) Strategic Management & Policy

Instructors: Gary Gaeth & Robert Stahlin
Mondays
August 26 - November 18
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
328 6N:211 (MBA: 8110), 6N:215 (MBA: 8140), 6N:216 (MBA: 8150), 6N:225 (MBA: 8180), 6N:229 (MBA: 8190)

Elective 6F:214 EXD (FIN:9230) Real Estate Finance & Investment
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: John Gallo
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, & 21
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
301 6N:225 (MBA:8180)

Elective 6J:205 EXD (MGMT:7900) Contemporary Topics: Sustainability in Business

Instructor: Adam Hammes
Mondays
August 26 - November 18
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
308
Elective 6J:262 EXD (MGMT:9120) Leadership & Personal Development
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: Ginny Wilson-Peters
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, & 21
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
328
Elective 6K:293 EXD (MSCI:9130) Seminar in LEAN Practices (Lean Academy)
(Winter [January] Course)

Instructors: Phil Jones & Tom Bednar
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 17
In-person class dates: January 6 - 10
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
328 6N:229 (MBA:8190)

Students will complete coursework outside of in-person class sessions
Elective 6M:253 EXD (MKTG:9330) Product & Pricing Decisions

Instructor: Bob Cline
Wednesdays
August 28 - November 13
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
328 6N:211 (MBA: 8110)

Iowa City Courses

Unless otherwise noted, MBA-PM courses in Iowa City are conducted at the John Pappajohn Business Building, 21 E. Market Street.

Type Course Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Elective 6J:205 EXP (MGMT:7900) Contemporary Topics in Management and Organizations: Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability
(Winter [January] Course)

Instructor: Ion "Bodi" Vasi
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 17
In-person class dates: January 6, 7, 8, 13, & 14
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
C425 PC Students will complete coursework outside of in-person class sessions
Elective 6K:227 EXP (MSCI:9210) Introduction to Modeling with VBA

Instructor: Jim Chaffee
Mondays & Wednesdays
August 26 - November 13
6:30 - 8:15 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
W107

Quad Cities Courses

MBA-PM courses in the Quad Cities are conducted at the Palmer College of Chiropractic Center at 1000 Brady Street in Davenport.
BJPH = B.J. Palmer Hall
CBD = Center for Business Development in the Campus Center building
VAPH = Vickie Anne Palmer Hall

Type Course Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Core 6N:211 EXQ (MBA:8110) Marketing Management

Instructor: Cathy Cole
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
P201
Core 6N:212 EXQ (MBA:8120) Management in Organizations

Instructor: Dennis Schrag
Wednesdays
August 28 - November 13
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
P201
Core 6N:216 EXQ (MBA:8150) Business Analytics

Instructor: Daniel Conway
Mondays
August 26 - November 18
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
P202
Core 6N:223 EXQ (MBA:8120) Global Business Strategy

Instructor: Dimy Doresca
Thursdays, August 29 – November 14 P202
Core 6N:225 EXQ (MBA:8180) Managerial Finance

Instructor: Anand Vijh
Thursdays
August 29 - November 14
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
P201
Core 6N:240 EXQ (MBA:8300) Strategic Management & Policy

Instructors: Gary Gaeth & Jon Gray
Mondays
August 26 - November 18
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
(No class 9/2)
CBD CC405 6N:211 (MBA: 8110), 6N:215 (MBA: 8140), 6N:216 (MBA: 8150), 6N:225 (MBA: 8180), 6N:229 (MBA: 8190)

Elective 6J:227 EXQ (MGMT:9270) Human Resource Management
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: Dennis Schrag
Wednesdays, Fridays, & Saturdays
November 16, 20, 22 & 23, December 4, 6, 7 & 11
Wednesdays & Fridays: 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
CBD
Elective 6J:262 EXQ (MGMT:9120) Leadership & Personal Development

Instructor: Ginny Wilson-Peters
Wednesdays
August 28 - November 13
6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
CBD CC405
Elective 6M:235 EXQ (MKTG:9190) International Marketing
(Intersession Course)

Instructor: Patrick O'Leary
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20 & 21
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:20 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
P204 6N:211 (MBA:8110) or previous marketing coursework or significant work experience in marketing

Elective 6T:220 EXQ (ENTR:9100) Entrepreneurship and Innovation
(Winter [January] Course)

Instructor: Dennis Schrag
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 17
In-person class dates: January 6, 7, 8, 9, & February 7
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
VAPH Fellows Room Students will complete coursework outside of in-person class sessions

Web/Alternative Format Courses

Type Course Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Elective 6K:227 EXW (MCSI:9210) Introduction to Modeling with VBA

Instructor: Warren Boe
Tuesdays
August 27 - November 12
Participation is expected in online class sessions. Students will also be required to view additional recorded lectures outside of class sessions.

Fall 2013 Intersession Courses

Location & Type Course Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Cedar Rapids
Core
6N:223 EXC (MBA:8210) Global Business Strategy

Instructor: Mikhail Grachev
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, & 20
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
304
Cedar Rapids
Elective
6F:215 EXC (FIN:9300) Corporate Investment & Financing Decisions

Instructor: Jon Garfinkel
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Saturdays
November 20 & 23, December 2, 4, 9, 11, 14, 16, & 18
Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
301 6N:225 (MBA: 8180)

Cedar Rapids
Elective
6J:235 EXC (MGMT:9220) Maximizing Team Performance

Instructor: Gale Mote
Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14
Thursdays: 6:00-9:30 p.m.
Fridays: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
301
Cedar Rapids
Elective
6M:255 EXC (MKTG:9350) Marketing Communication & Promotion

Instructor: Alice Wang
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Saturdays
November 20 & 23, December 4, 9, 11, 14, 16, & 18
Mondays & Wednesdays: 6:00 - 9:15 p.m.
Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
302 6N:211 (MBA: 8110) or previous marketing course work or significant work experience in marketing

Des Moines
Elective
6F:214 EXD (FIN:9230) Real Estate Finance & Investment

Instructor: John Gallo
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, & 21
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
308 6N:225 (MBA:8180)

Des Moines
Elective
6J:262 EXD (MGMT:9120) Leadership & Personal Development

Instructor: Ginny Wilson-Peters
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, & 21
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
328
Quad Cities
Elective
6J:227 EXQ (MGMT:9270) Human Resource Management

Instructor: Dennis Schrag
Wednesdays, Fridays, & Saturdays
November 16, 20, 22 & 23, December 4, 6, 7 & 11
8:30 a.m. 0 4:00 p.m.
CBD
Quad Cities
Elective
6M:235 EXQ (MKTG:9190) International Marketing

Instructor: Patrick O'Leary
Fridays & Saturdays
November 22 & 23, December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20 & 21
Fridays: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
P204 6N:211 (MBA:8110) or previous marketing coursework or significant work experience in marketing

Winter 2013 Session Courses

Location & Type Course Dates and Times Room Prereq(s) and Notes
Cedar Rapids
Elective
6J:205 EXC (MGMT:7900) Contemporary Topics: Effective Managerial Communication

Instructor: Patrick Highland
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 18
In-person class dates: January 2, 3, 4, 17, & 18
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
301
Cedar Rapids
Elective
6K:293 EXC (MSCI:9130) Seminar in LEAN Practices (Lean Academy)

Instructors: Barrett Thomas & Jeffrey Ohlmann
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 18
In-person class dates: January 6 - 10
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
301
Des Moines
Elective
6K:293 EXD (MSCI:9130) Seminar in LEAN Practices (Lean Academy)

Instructors: Phil Jones & Tom Bednar
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 17
In-person class dates: January 6 - 10
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
328 6N:229 (MBA:8190)

Iowa City
Elective
6J:205 EXP (MGMT:7900) Contemporary Topics in Management and Organizations: Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability

Instructor: Ion "Bodi" Vasi
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 17
In-person class dates: January 6, 7, 8, 13, & 14
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
C425 PC Students will complete coursework outside of in-person class sessions
Quad Cities
Elective
6T:220 EXQ (ENTR:9100) Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Instructor: Dennis Schrag
Start Date: December 30
End Date: January 17
In-person class dates: January 6, 7, 8, 9, & February 7
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
VAPH Fellows Room Students will complete coursework outside of in-person class sessions

Global Learning Opportunity (GLO)

Applications and complete details are available at tippie.uiowa.edu/mbapm/current/global.cfm.

6N:235 EXA Seminar in International Business: Going and Growing Global in the United Arab Emirates
Instructor: Dimy Doresca
Tentative dates: January 4-12, 2014 (depart U.S. on Jan. 3)
There also will be a required class session scheduled on a Sunday in early December in Iowa City.

6N:235 EXK Seminar in International Business: China
Instructor: Mikhail Grachev
Tentative Dates: January 4-12, 2014 (depart U.S. on Jan. 3)
There also will be a required class session scheduled on a Sunday in early December in Iowa City.