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Last Updated: Sep 10 2013 at 09:21
Fall 2013 COURSE SCHEDULE (Subject to Change)
Early Career MBA and MBA for Career Change
Most courses have prerequisites. Students seeking to take a course for which they have not met the prerequisite must present their credentials to the instructor and receive approval of the instructor to register for the course. Course prerequisites and enrollment limits can be found online under the Course Description listings.
TYPE
COURSE #
INSTRUCTOR
COURSE TITLE
TIME
CREDITS
ROOM
DAY(S)
Core
GSM-5101-01
Ashley Nixon
Managing Organizations: Individuals, Teams and Human Resources
Half of Semester Paired with GSM-5102
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
1.5
M201
M/W
Core
GSM-5101-02
Ashley Nixon
Managing Organizations: Individuals, Teams and Human Resources
Half of Semester Paired with GSM-5102
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
1.5
M201
M/W
Core
GSM-5102-01
Ashley Nixon
Managing Organizations: Design and Change
Half of Semester Paired with GSM-5101
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
1.5
M201
M/W
Core
GSM-5102-02
Ashley Nixon
Managing Organizations: Design and Change
Half of Semester Paired with GSM-5101
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
1.5
M201
M/W
Core
GSM-5103-01
Robert Walker
Data Analysis, Modeling & Decision Making
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
M201
T/TH
Core
GSM-5103-02
Robert Walker
Data Analysis, Modeling & Decision Making
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
M201
T/TH
Core
GSM-5105-01
Kawika Pierson
Accounting for Managers
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
3
M201
T/TH
Core
GSM-5105-02
Kawika Pierson
Accounting for Managers
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
3
M201
T/TH
Core
GSM-5107-01
Elliot Maltz
Paul Dwyer
Marketing: Creating Satisfied Consumers
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
A101
T/TH
Core
GSM-5107-02
Elliot Maltz
Paul Dwyer
Marketing: Creating Satisfied Consumers
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
A101
T/TH
Core
GSM-5108-01
Larry Ettner
Beth Ursin
PACE I: Practical Application for Careers & Enterprises
*Consulting for Not-for-Profit & Government Organizations
*Achieving Your Career Goals
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
A101
M/W
Core
GSM-5108-02
Larry Ettner
Beth Ursin
PACE I: Practical Application for Careers & Enterprises
*Consulting for Not-for-Profit & Government Organizations
*Achieving Your Career Goals
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
A101
M/W

Required
GSM-6121-01
Tim Johnson
Politics and Public Policy for Managers
Previously Titled: Governance...
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
M201
M/W
Required
GSM-6121-02
Tim Johnson
Politics and Public Policy for Managers
Previously Titled: Governance...
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
M201
M/W
Required
GSM-6122-01
Larry Ettner
Leading Ethical, Socially Responsible and Sustainable Organizations
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
A101
M/W
Required
GSM-6122-02
Larry Ettner
Leading Ethical, Socially Responsible and Sustainable Organizations
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
A101
M/W

Experiential Elective
GSM-6210-01
Nicole Thibodeau
Accounting for Decision Making
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
M204
T/TH
Elective
GSM-6216-01
Mike Hand
Business & Economic Forecasting
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
3
A100
T/TH
Elective
GSM-6218-01
Lisbeth Claus
Global Human Resource Management
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
M301
M/W
Elective
GSM-6220-01
Henry Bi
Lean Six Sigma
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
3
M301
T/TH
Elective
GSM-6223-01
Henry Bi
Enterprise Data Management
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M301
T
Experiential Elective
GSM-6226-01
Rob Wiltbank
Venture Investing I
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
A114
M/W
Elective
GSM-6231-01
Debra Ringold
Strategic Marketing for Non-Profit Organizations
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
3
M301
T
Elective
GSM-6233-01
Wei Wu
Credit Risk and Fixed Income
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
A100
M/W
Elective
GSM-6241-01
Sean Campbell
Industry Analysis
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A100
M
Experiential Elective
GSM-6245-01
Nicole Thibodeau
Seminar in Management Control
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
3
M204
T
Experiential Elective
GSM-6248-01
Ashley Nixon
Creating Competitive Advantage Through Human Resource Development
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
M
Experiential Elective
GSM-6260-01
Marianne Bradshaw
Research for Marketing Decisions
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
W
Elective
GSM-6264-01
Wei Wu
Financial Derivatives and Risk Management
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
A100
M/W
Elective
GSM-6275-01
Madhu Rao
Supply Chain Management
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3
M204
T/TH
Experiential Elective
GSM-6281-01
Wade Brooks
New Ventures to Launch I
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
A114
M/W
Elective
GSM-6286-01
Sukh Singh
Negotiation
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
TH
Experiential Elective
GSM-6291-01
Michael Dothan
Investments
GSM-6291 & GSM-6292A Must be Taken Together
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
3
M204
T/TH
Experiential Elective
GSM-6292A-01
Michael Dothan
Student Investment Fund (full-year course)
GSM-6291 & GSM-6292A Must be Taken Together
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1.5
M204
T
Elective
GSM-6296-01
Elliot Maltz
Sustainability Management
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
3
A100
T/TH

Course Descriptions for Early Career MBA and MBA for Career Change

IMPORTANT DATES

First Day of Class Monday, August 19, 2013
Last Day to Add a Class Friday, August 23, 2013
Labor Day (No Classes) Monday, September 2, 2013
IKEWs: Case Memo Due Sunday, October 6, 2013 by 5:00 p.m.
IKEWs (No Classes for 1st Year AGSM Students) Monday-Tuesday, October 14-15, 2013
The last day to drop a course without a "W" on your transcript Friday, October 18, 2013
Fall Break Monday-Friday, November 25-29, 2013
Course Evaluations Tuesday-Monday, December 03 - December 09, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course Prior to the Last Scheduled Class Session
Last Day of Classes Monday, December 09, 2013
Final Exams Tuesday-Friday, December 10-13, 2013
End of Semester Friday, December 13, 2013
Grades Due Thursday, December 19, 2013