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Textbooks: Summer 2014 Change session:   Fall/Winter 2014   

  • Unless otherwise noted, all materials associated with a course are required and should be brought to your first class.
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Summer 2014 Textbook Listing 
NOTE: Course Charges to be U-billed. Course charges for specified course materials such as Harvard cases, assessments, simulations, or hard copy course packets will be billed to each enrolled students U-bill, as noted below. Your U-bill will not be charged if you drop the course before the first night or day of class. If you drop the course thereafter, you will be assessed the full charges.
  

MBA:8110 EXC (6N:211) Marketing Management
Instructor: Robert Rouwenhorst  Textbook: Dawn Iacobucci, Marketing Management ("MM"), 4th edition, ISBN-10: 1133629385.  There will also be required Harvard cases used in this course.  A link will be provided in the course syllabus to purchase the cases from the Harvard website.  The approximate cost of the cases is $32.00. 

MBA:8140 EXC (6N:215) Corporate Financial Reporting
Instructor: Kris Gulick  Textbook: Easton, P.D., J.J. Wild, R.F. Halsey, and M. McAnally Financial Accounting for MBAs, 5th Edition, 2013, Cambridge Business Publishers [ISBN: 978-1-934319-98-7].

MBA:8160 EXC (6N:213) Managerial Economics
Instructor: Don Szeszycki  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  There will be several required Harvard cases and chapters posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $80.00 to cover the cost of the course materials.

MBA:8190 EXC (6N:229) Operations Management
Prerequisite: MBA:8150 (6N:216) Business Analytics
Instructor: Jennifer Blackhurst  Textbook: Cachon and Terwiesch, Matching Supply and Demand, MacGraw Hill, 3rd Edition, 978-0-07-352520-0. (Note second edition probably fine as well).  There will also be required Harvard cases and a Littlefield Simulation that will require purchase by the student.  The instructor will post instructions for purchase on the syllabus. 

MBA:8210 EXC (6N:223) Global Business Strategy
Instructor: Mikhail Grachev  Textbook: Cavusgil, S.T., Knight G., and Riesenberger J. (2008) International Business: Strategy, Management, and the New Reality. Pearson Higher Education (ISBN-10: 0131738607) OR Cavusgil, S.T., Knight G., and Riesenberger J. (2012) International Business: The New Realities. Pearson Higher Education (ISBN-10: 0136090982). 

FIN:9240 EXC (6F:223) International Finance
Prerequisite: MBA:8180 (6N:225) Managerial Finance
Instructor: Art Durnev  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  There will be required Harvard cases posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $10.00 to cover the cost of the cases.   

MKTG:9190 EXC (6M:235) International Marketing
Prerequisite: MBA:8110 (6N:211) Marketing Management
Instructor: Mark Winkler  Textbook: Global Marketing Management, 8/E Warren J. Keegan, Both cloth or E-version of book are acceptable. Cloth Version--ISBN-13:9780136157397, E-edition--ISBN-13: 9780136157427.

MGMT:9210 EXC (6J:232) Law & Ethics
Instructor: Andy Hosmanek  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  There will be several required Harvard cases posted to ICON.  There will be a charge of approximately $30.00 posted to the student's U-bill to cover the cost of the cases.

MGMT:9270 EXC (6J:227) Human Resource Management
Instructor: Kevin Keith  Textbook: Human Resources Management, 2e Ken Brown and Greg Stewart, ISBN-13: 9780470530498, ISBN: 0470530499.  There will also be a required assessment and several required Harvard cases posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $50.00 to cover the cost of the assessment and cases.

MSCI:9130 EXC (6K:293) Seminar in LEAN Practices
Instructor: Barry Thomas  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  There will be a required Harvard case posted to ICON.  There will be a charge posted to the student's U-bill of approximately $5.00 to cover the cost of the case. 

MCIS:9135 EXC (6K:291) Strategy Deployment and Lean Enterprise
Prerequisite: MBA:8190 (6N:229) Operations Management
Instructor: Joy Donald

MSCI:9185 EXC (6K:285) Project Management
Instructor: George Hollins  Textbook: Lewis, James P. (2010). Project Planning, Scheduling, and Control: The Ultimate Hands-On Guide to Bringing Projects in On TIme and On Budget, (Fifth Edition), McGraw-Hill ISBN-10: 0071746528; ISBN-13: 978-0071746526. OPTIONAL, not required: --  Project Management Institute (2013). A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge: (PMBOK(R) Guide, Fifth Edition), ISBN-10: 1935589679.  There will also be required Harvard cases posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $10.00 to cover the cost of the cases. 


Summer 2014 Textbook Listing 
NOTE: Course Charges to be U-billed. Course charges for specified course materials such as Harvard cases, assessments, simulations, or hard copy course packets will be billed to each enrolled student’s U-bill, as noted below. Your U-bill will not be charged if you drop the course before the first night or day of class. If you drop the course thereafter, you will be assessed the full charges.
 

MBA:8110 EXD (6N:211) Marketing Management
Instructor: Robert Cline  Textbook: Drucker on Marketing, William A. Cohen, ISBN 978-0-07-177862-6; e-ISBN 978-0-07-177863-3.

MBA:8140 EXD (6N:215) Corporate Financial Reporting
Instructor: Roy Pettibone  Textbook: Financial Accounting for MBAs, Easton, Wild, Halsey and McAnally, 5th edition, ISBN 978-1-934319-98-7 Cambridge Business Publishers.

 
MBA:8160 EXD (6N:213) Managerial Economics
Instructor: A’amer Farooqi  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  There will be a required course pack handed out in class.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $45.00 to cover the cost of the course pack.

MBA:8180 EXD (6N:225) Managerial Finance
Instructor: Jeffrey Hart  Textbook: ISBN 978-1-305-36698-5, Brigham/Houston: Loose Leaf, Fundamentals of Financial Management, Concise 8th Edition, 2015, Publisher: Cengage Learning.  OR purchase the ebook version. It must be purhased at the following site to get the discounted price:
http://www.cengagebrain.com/micro/1-1SMJAY2.

MBA:8210 EXD (6N:223) Global Business Strategy
Instructor: Dimy Doresca  Textbook: Cavusgil, S.T., Knight G., and Riesenberger J.  International Business: The New Realities, Third Edition (2014), Pearson Higher Education (ISBN-13:  978-0-13-299126-1).  There will also be several required Harvard cases posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $15.00 to cover the cost of the cases.

FIN:9240 EXD (6F:223) International Finance
Prerequisite: MBA:8180 (6N:225) Managerial Finance
Instructor: Anand Vijh  Textbook: Fundamental of Multinational Finance, fourth edition, by Moffett, Stonehill, and Eiteman, Pearson (Prentice-Hall), ISBN 978-0-13-213807-9.

MGMT:9230 EXD (6J:242) Managing & Preventing Conflict
Instructor: Kevin Keith  Textbook: Conflict Survival Kit: Tools for Resolving Conflict at Work, 2e, ISBN-10: 0132741059, ISBN-13: 9780132741057.
There will also be a required Kilman assessment and several required Harvard cases posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $60.00 to cover the cost of the assessment and cases. 

MGMT:9250 EXD (6J:244) Managing Organizational Performance
Prerequisite: MBA:8120 (6N:212) Management in Organizations or previous course work in organizational behavior.
Instructor: Andrew Hosmanek  Textbook: Aguinis, H. (2013). Performance Management (3rd edition). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall. ISBN-10: 0132556383.  A required course pack will be handed out in class.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $20.00 to cover the cost of the packet.

MSCI:9185 EXD (6K:285) Project Management
Instructor: George Hollins  Textbook: Lewis, James P. (2010). Project Planning, Scheduling, and Control: The Ultimate Hands-On Guide to Bringing Projects in On TIme and On Budget, (Fifth Edition), McGraw-Hill ISBN-10: 0071746528; ISBN-13: 978-0071746526.  OPTIONAL, not required: --  Project Management Institute (2013). A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge: (PMBOK(R) Guide, Fifth Edition), ISBN-10: 1935589679. There will also be required Harvard cases posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $10.00 to cover the cost of the cases. 


Summer 2014 Textbook Listing 
NOTE: Course Charges to be U-billed. Course charges for specified course materials such as Harvard cases, assessments, simulations, or hard copy course packets will be billed to each enrolled student’s U-bill, as noted below. Your U-bill will not be charged if you drop the course before the first night or day of class. If you drop the course thereafter, you will be assessed the full charges.

MBA:8110 EXQ (6N:211) Marketing Management 
Instructor: D.J. Nayakankuppam  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  There will be several required Harvard cases that will be posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $40.00 to cover the cost of the cases.

MBA:8140 EXQ (6N:215) Corporate Financial Reporting
Instructor: Bob Hartman  Textbook: Easton, P.D., J.J. Wild, R.F. Halsey, and M. McAnally Financial Accounting for MBAs, 5th  Edition, ©2013, Cambridge Business Publishers  ISBN: 978-1-934319-98-7. Please note that this is the FIFTH EDITION.  

MBA:8150 EXQ (6N:216) Business Analytics
Instructor: Daniel Conway  Textbook: Business Analytics: Data Analysis and Decision Making, 5th Edition Wayne Winston and Chris Albright ISBN-13: 978-1-133-62960-3.

MBA:8180 EXQ (6N:225) Managerial Finance
Instructor: Jon Garfinkel  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  There will be a required course pack that will be handed out in class.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $25.00 to cover the cost of the packet.

 

FIN:9280 EXQ (6F:208) Structured Finance
Prerequisite: MBA:8180 (6N:225) Managerial Finance
Instructor: Jay Sa-Aadu  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  All course materials (readings, articles, etc.) will be posted to ICON.   

MGMT:9110 EXQ (6J:256) Dynamics of Negotiations
Instructor: Beth Bellman  Textbook: Shell, Richard G., Bargaining for Advantage, 2nd edition, 978-0-14-303697-5.  There will also be several required Kellogg exercises that will be made available on ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $40.00 to cover the cost of the exercises.   

MSCI:9130 EXQ (6K:293) Seminar in LEAN Practices
Prerequisite: MBA:8190 (6N:229) Operations Management
Instructors: Phil Jones & Tom Bednar  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.

Summer 2014 Textbook Listing 
NOTE: Course Charges to be U-billed. Course charges for specified course materials such as Harvard cases, assessments, simulations, or hard copy course packets will be billed to each enrolled student’s U-bill, as noted below. Your U-bill will not be charged if you drop the course before the first night or day of class. If you drop the course thereafter, you will be assessed the full charges.

MBA:8300 EXP (6N:240) Strategic Management & Policy
Prerequisites: MBA:8110 (6N:211) Marketing Management, MBA:8140 (6N:215) Corporate Financial Reporting, MBA:8150 (6N:216) Business Analytics, MBA:8180 (6N:229) Operations Management
Instructor: Gary Gaeth  Textbook: No textbook is required for this course.  A Marketplace simulation will be used and can be purchased the first night of class with a credit card and a laptop.  Please bring your computer to the first night of class. 

 


Summer 2014 Textbook Listing 
NOTE: Course Charges to be U-billed. Course charges for specified course materials such as Harvard cases, assessments, simulations, or hard copy course packets will be billed to each enrolled student’s U-bill, as noted below. Your U-bill will not be charged if you drop the course before the first night or day of class. If you drop the course thereafter, you will be assessed the full charges.

FIN:9350 EXW (6F:207) Wealth Management
Prerequisite: MBA:8180 (6N:225) Managerial Finance
Instructor: John Spitzer
Participation is expected in online class sessions. Students will also be required to view 12 hours of recorded lectures between May 19 – May 28.  Textbook: The Bogleheads’ Guide to Investing, by Taylor Larimore, Mel Lindauer, and Michael LeBoeuf, Wiley, 2007 (available at Amazon for $10 to $15 and also available via Kindle). 
 

MKTG:9015 EXW (6M:215) Social Media Marketing for Business
Previously listed as 06M:238 Social Media Marketing
Instructor: Nick Westergaard  Textbooks: 1) Likeable Social Media by David Kerpen, ISBN 978-0-07-176234-2.  2) The Now Revolution by Jay Baer & Amber Naslund, ISBN 978-0-470-92327-6.  There will also be several required Harvard cases that will be posted to ICON.  There will be a charge to the student's U-bill of approximately $20.00 to cover the cost of the cases.  Participation is expected in online class sessions. Students will also be required to view additional recorded lectures outside of class sessions.

GLOBAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

This 3 semester hour course can be used as an elective or as a substitute for 06N:223 Global Business Strategy, a required core course.
Applications and complete details will be sent out in early August and available here: http://tippie.uiowa.edu/mbapm/current/global.cfm

MBA:8500 EXA (6N:235) Seminar in international Business: Going and Growing Global in Germany
Instructor: Frank Rydzewski
Tentative Dates: August 2 – August 9 (depart US on August 1)

Required pre-departure class session and orientation in Iowa City on Saturday, June 28, 10am-4pm, Room C425 Pomerantz Center. The other class sessions will be held abroad. 

Ordering Information

  1. Textbooks - available through Iowa Book and Supply, unless otherwise noted. Prices for textbooks available through Iowa Book and Supply can be found on their website.
    • Online: iowabook.com/textbooks.html

      (click on "Extension Courses," then select the appropriate course number and section)

    • By Phone: 319-337-4188
    • In Person: Iowa Book and Supply (8 S. Clinton Street in Iowa City)

    *NOTE: ISBN numbers listed are per Iowa Book and Supply and may not be valid for online vendors.

  2. Jumpbooks: If you see a listing for a textbook beginning with the word, "Jumpbook," it is a digital version of the hard copy of the textbook. It is significantly less expensive than the hard copy but has no resale value and is good for one semester only. It is offered only as a choice, an alternative to the hard copy. YOU DON'T NEED BOTH. If you do choose the Jumpbook, your Iowa Book cash register receipt will have an access code printed on it. There are no returns once it is accessed.

  3. Electronic Course Packets:
    Students will be notified of how to access electronic course packets by the instructor on the courses’ ICON site.

    Electronic course packets are available on a separate website and are NOT available through Iowa Book and Supply.