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Last Updated: Jan 24 2013 at 09:30
Spring 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-5109-01
[GSM-508B]
Larry Ettner
PACE II: Practical Application for Careers & Enterprises
*Consulting for Not-for-Profit & Government Organizations
*Developing an Entrepreneurial Venture
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
3
A101
M/W
Core
GSM-5109-02
[GSM-508B]
Larry Ettner
PACE II: Practical Application for Careers & Enterprises
*Consulting for Not-for-Profit & Government Organizations
*Developing an Entrepreneurial Venture
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
A101
M/W
Core
GSM-5110-01
[GSM-510]
Robert Couch
Economics, Finance and Markets
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
3
A101
M/W
Core
GSM-5110-02
[GSM-510]
Robert Couch
Economics, Finance and Markets
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3
A101
M/W
Core
GSM-5114-01
[GSM-514]
Henry Bi
Operations and Systems Management
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
3
M201
M/W
Core
GSM-5114-02
[GSM-514]
Henry Bi
Operations and Systems Management
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3
M201
M/W
Required
GSM-6123-01
[GSM-650]
Rob Wiltbank
Strategic Management
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
3
M201
M/W
Required
GSM-6123-02
[GSM-650]
Rob Wiltbank
Strategic Management
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
M201
M/W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6203-01
[GSM-603]
Fred Thompson
Seminar in Benefit-Cost Analysis
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
A111
T/TH
Experiential Elective
GSM-6204-01
[GSM-604]
Pamela Stroebel-Valencia
Fraud and Controls
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A100
W
Elective
GSM-6205-01
[GSM-605]
Nicole Thibodeau
Financial Reporting
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M301
T
Experiential Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6217-01
[GSM-617]
Mike Hand
Strategic Applications of Quantitative and Information Tools
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
3
A100
T/TH
Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6219-01
[GSM-619]
Madhu Rao
Management Science
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
M204
T/TH
Experiential Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6221-01
[GSM-653OO]
Roger Brooks
Integrated Business Planning
Some course sessions meet in Portland
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
3
M204
W
Elective
GSM-6222-01
[GSM-653AAA]
Kawika Pierson
Business Dynamics: Systems Thinking and Modeling for a Complex World
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
M201
T/TH
Experiential Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6227-01
[GSM-653UUB]
Rob Wiltbank
Venture Investing II
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3
A114
M/W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6228-01
[GSM-628]
Wade Brooks
Enterprise Development and Entrepreneurial Thinking
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
A101
T/TH
Elective
GSM-6230-01
[GSM-653BBB]
Sean Campbell
Competitive Intelligence
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A111
M
Elective
GSM-6232-01
[GSM-632]
Fred Thompson
Public Finance
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
A100
T/TH
Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6233-01
[GSM-633]
Wei Wu
Credit Risk and Fixed Income
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
3
M301
M/W
Elective
GSM-6236-01
[GSM-636]
Ashley Nixon
HR Principles and Practices
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
W
Elective
GSM-6243-01
[GSM-643]
Ted Romanowitz
Sales Force Management
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
M
Experiential Elective
GSM-6244-01
[GSM-644]
Yameen Ali
Enterprise Architecture Management
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A111
W
Elective
GSM-6249-01
[GSM-649]
Jim Myers
Project Management
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M301
W
Elective
GSM-6249-02
[GSM-649]
Jim Myers
Project Management
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M301
M
Experiential Elective
GSM-6252-01
[GSM-653GARY2]
Gary Knight
Global Entrepreneurship: Launching & Managing International Ventures
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A111
TH
Elective
GSM-6261-01
[GSM-661]
Elliot Maltz
Marketing Strategy
Includes two Friday sessions
March 15 and May 3
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
M204
T/TH
Experiential Elective
GSM-6262-01
[GSM-662]
Russ Yost
Integrated Marketing Communications
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M204
T
Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6264-01
[GSM-664]
Wei Wu
Financial Derivatives and Risk Management
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
M301
M/W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6265-01
[GSM-665]
Geoffrey Guilfoy
Not-for-Profit Governance and Management
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A100
M
Experiential Elective
GSM-6267-01
[GSM-667]
Paul Dwyer
Design Thinking
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
3
A114
T/TH
Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6268-01
[GSM-668]
Larry Ettner
Leadership
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
3
A114
M/W
Experiential Elective
GSM-6271-01
[GSM-653FFF]
Robert Walker
Evidence-Based Management
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
M301
T/TH
Experiential Elective
GSM-6272-01
[GSM-672]
Paul Dwyer
Data Mining Applications for Marketing of Info. Based Products
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
M301
T/TH
Experiential Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6276-01
[GSM-676]
Polly Rizova
Social Networks for Managers
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
3
M204
M/W
Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6280-01
[GSM-680]
Michael Dothan
Strategic Finance
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3
A100
T/TH
Experiential Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6282-01
[GSM-681B]
Wade Brooks
New Ventures to Launch II
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
3
A114
M/W
Elective
GSM-6286-01
[GSM-686]
Sukh Singh
Negotiation
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A111
T
Experiential Elective
GSM-6289-01
[GSM-689]
Mike Marsh
Business of Government
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A100
T
Experiential Elective
(2nd Year Only)
GSM-6292B-01
[GSM-692B]
Michael Dothan
Student Investment Fund Part II
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
1.5
A100
T
Elective
GSM-6293-01
[GSM-693]
Alex Russell
Corporate Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructurings
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
A100
TH
Elective
GSM-6297-01
[GSM-696A]
Elliot Maltz
Sustainability Management and the Physical Sciences
Includes one Friday session
April 19
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3
M301
TH

Course Descriptions for Early Career MBA and MBA for Career Change

IMPORTANT DATES

First Day of Class Monday, January 14, 2013
Last Day to Add a Class Friday, January 18, 2013
The last day to drop a course without a "W" on your transcript Friday, March 15, 2013
Spring Break Monday-Friday, March 25-29, 2013
IKEWs: Case Memo Due Sunday, April 21, 2013
Course Evaluations Monday-Thursday, April 29 - May 2, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course Prior to the Last Scheduled Class Session
IKEWs Monday-Tuesday, April 29-30, 2013
Last Day of Classes Thursday, May 2, 2013
Final Exams Monday-Tuesday, May 6-7, 2013
End of Semester Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Grades Due (Graduates) Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Grades Due (All Others) Tuesday, May 14, 2013