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Textbooks for Block 11 November 2013    
Art Department    
Block Course ID Instructor Required Textbooks Recommended Textbooks Lab Fee Field Trip Fee Comments
November
11A-11D
Drawing II
FA 302
Surya Gied
None
None
$15
NA

November
11A-11D
Ceramics I, II
FA 341
James Shrosbree
None
none
$47
NA
Ceramics 1 students should purchase a fettling knife and a rubber rib from the book store. Ceramics 2 should purchase a rubber rib. The rubber ribs are blue, shaped like a kidney, flat and rubber.
Business Department    
Block Course ID Instructor Required Textbooks Recommended Textbooks Lab Fee Field Trip Fee Comments
November
11A-11D
MGT 5141 Intermediate Accounting I
Andrew Bargerstock
"Intermediate Accounting": 13th edition by Kieso, Weygandt and Warfield
ISBN 978-0-470-37494-8



The MBA department has copies of this book and you can rent the book for $5/block.($10 for Nov & Dec).
November
11A-11D
MGT5020 Sustainable Continuous Improvement
Richard Thompson
Don Tapping and Tom Shuker, Value Stream Management for the Lean Office. Productivity Press (2003)
ISBN: 1563272466


Used $14.45;
New $36.76;
Rent $12.85



Textbook also used for MGT 5090 December block. Used price $14.45 on Amazon at http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=Don+Tapping+and+Tom+Shuk
November
11A-11D
MGT402
David Goodman
Senge, P., Smith, B., Kruschwitz, N., Laur, J., & Schley, S. (2008). The Necessary Revolution: How individuals and organizations are working together to create a sustainable world. New York, NY: Doubleday. ISBN:13- 978-0-385-51901-4

Amazon: 
http://www.amazon.com/The-Necessary-Revolution-Individuals-Organizations/dp/0385519044
New: $12.79
Used: from $1.94




November
11A-11D
MGT5460 -Business Intelligence and Data Mining
Anil Maheshwari
no textbook required




November
11A-11D
MGT5854 Lean Management Principles
Richard Thompson
Don Tapping and Tom Shuker, Value Stream Management for the Lean Office.Productivity Press (2003)
Amazon:
new from $30.00
used from $18.00
no
no
no
no
Education Department    

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November
11A-11D
ED 407/507
Paula Armstrong
School Law: What Every Educator Should Know, by Schimmel et al., $21
How Children Succeed, by Paul Tough, $16


$20

Literature Department    

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Instructor

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November
11A-11D
LIT 205 Intro to Literature and Writing
Dr. Jim Fairchild
None
None
$10

None
I will supply all materials: (a) a Literature and Writing Handbook that I wrote for the course and (b) an Additional Materials booklet containing all the readings. The MUM Press will print these materials, and there will be a $10 fee.
Bring money on first day of class.
November
11A-11D
WTG/CM 373:
Graphic Narrative
Faculty: Nynke Passi

TA: Katie Larson
  • Making Comics: Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels by Scott McCloud
  • Blankets by Craig Thompson
Optional Textbooks (for extra credit, Honors, or for credit for students who have taken the class before):
  • Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth by Apostolos Doxiadis and Christos H. Papadimitriou
  • The Principles of Uncertainty by Maira Kalman
$25 dollars per student for in class art supplies.
If we go on a class field trip, all students are responsible for their own expenses.
Due date for lab fee of $25 is day 1 or 2 of the course. Please come prepared!

Please order textbooks ahead of time so that you have them when class starts. All of them are available at low cost on Amazon.
Mathematics Department    
Block Course ID Instructor Required Textbooks Recommended Textbooks Lab Fee Field Trip Fee Comments
November
11A-11D
Math 281 Calculus 1
Prof. Anna Rivero
Hughes-Hallett, Gleason, et al: Calculus: Single Variable SECOND EDITION Wiley 1998.ISBN 0-471-16442-9. Paperback.
amazon.com click on new and used copies start from $4.00 including shipping.
"Introduction to Calculus and Analysis", Vol. 1, by Richard Courant* 

ISBN-10: 
354065058X

ISBN-13: 
978-3540650584

You can find it at amazon.com
It is a great additional book for those who want to continue their study of Calculus in the future.
Required: TI-84 Plus graphing calculator. Go to amazon.com and search under Electronics for "graphing calculator". Used from $80. Will also be used for further math courses.
None
Another great additional book for this course: "What Is Mathematics? An Elementary Approach to Ideas and Methods", by Richard Courant, Herbert Robbins, and Ian Stewart.You can find this book at amazon.com starting from $18 including shipping.
November
11A-11D
Math 050 (Starting from Math 051)
Dr. Debra Levitsky
See chart below for cost of ALEKS software (McGraw Hill Publishers).
See chart below for cost of e-textbook or hard textbook when combined with ALEKS.
E-textbook recommended but not required.
See under cost of ALEKS
November
11A-11D
Math 150 (Starting from Math 152 or Math 153) Dr. Debra Levitsky See chart below for cost of ALEKS software (McGraw Hill Publishers). See chart below for cost of e-textbook or hard textbook when combined with ALEKS. E-textbook recommended but not required. See under cost of ALEKS
November
11A-11D
Math 431 Algebra 1
Paul Corazza
C. Pinter, A Book of Abstract Algebra
None
None
None
ISBN-13: 978-0-486047417-5
10$
Earlier Versions NOT OK

ALEKS Options
6 weeks
11 weeks
18 weeks
ALEKS alone
$34
$52
$72
ALEKS plus online textbook Not available $67 $82
ALEKS + actual textbook Basic Math $23.75 + $141.75 $27.00 + $141.75 $32.75 + $141.75
ALEKS + actual textbook Elem/Int Algebra combined $23.75 + $160.25 $27.00 + $160.25 $32.75 + $160.25
Maharishi Vedic Science    
Block Course ID Instructor Required Textbooks Recommended Textbooks Lab Fee Field Trip Fee Comments
November
11A-11D
MVS 509 Bhagavad-Gita Viji Hobbs 1. Maharishi Mahesh Yogi on the Bhagavad-Gita A Translation and Commentary Chapters 1-6
2. Concordance To Be Used with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi on the Bhagavad-Gita Translation and Commentary Chapters 1-6
None n/a - none
Physics Minor    
Block Course ID Instructor Required Textbooks Recommended Textbooks Lab Fee Field Trip Fee Comments
November
11A-11D
Physics 110: Foundations of Physics and Consciousness
John Hagelin, Ph.D.
Foundations of Physics and Consciousness: Discovery of the unified field and its practical applications for perfection in life
None


25$

Students will purchase the text on the first day of class. The beautifully illustrated and extensive text by Dr. Hagelin includes main points, summary points, charts and illustrations, exercises and homework for each lesson. Every student is expected to have this book, and should be prepared to pay with cash or check on Monday morning at the first lesson. You may make this your own and take notes in the margins, but extensive summary points make note-taking very easy, so that you can follow the lecture without being distracted by taking many notes. If necessary, it is permissible to use a text from 2012 or 2011 that belonged to another student.
Physiology and Health    

Block

Course ID

Instructor

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Lab Fee

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Comments

11A-11D
BIO273 Advanced Topics in Molecular and Cell Biology
Supaya Wenuganen
Same book used in BIO263:
“Cell and Molecular Biology: Concepts and Experiments”, 6th edition, by G. Karp (ISBN-10: 0470483377; ISBN-13: 978-0-470-48337-4)
None
$25, due second day of class
None ($-0-)
Students must also bring materials to be able to make sketches of lab observations. Composition books are available in The University Store.

Required textbook retail price $199.95 new from publisher. Book is also available new and used from online vendors (Amazonstarting at $53.38 new, $23.15 used).
(All prices as of 20 September 2013)

Laboratory manual pages and lab coats will be provided by the department.
11A-11D
PH262 Diet, Digestion, and Nutrition
Dr. Liis Mattik
None
None
n/a
$10
Due date for field trip fee for cooking demonstration and tasting TBD

Sustainable Living Department    
Block Course ID Instructor Required Textbooks Recommended Textbooks Lab Fee Field Trip Fee Comments
November
SL-Ethnobotany
Dr. David Fisher
Textbook - "Plants, People, and Culture" and Readings will be provided
Textbook is out of print but we have a supply that is rented to students and must be returned at the end of the block.

$65 covers book and trip
Field trip to the Field Museum in Chicago will take place Nov 5th and 6th and is mandatory!

November
SL-Tools and Materials for Sustainability
Mark Stimson
in class library provided along with course readings.
"Diary of an Early American Boy" bought in bulk and available first day of class.

$65 covers in class library, reader, and materials


 
 
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