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GBA 490 -- Course Syllabus
INSTRUCTORA.J. (Lonnie) Strickland 148 Alston firstname.lastname@example.org http://elearning.ua.eduOffice Hrs: By Appointment Phone: 348-8924 | STRATEGY GAME ADMINISTRATOR Ben Thurber 134 Alston email@example.comOffice Hrs. M-TH 2-4:30 p.m. Friday By AppointmentPhone: 348-2703 |
REQUIRED TEXTS AND MATERIALS
1. Thompson, Peteraf, Gamble, and Strickland. Crafting and Executing Strategy, The
Quest for Competitive Advantage, Concepts & Cases, 18th Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill. Supe Store Prices:
ISBN 0-07-811272-9 (Purchase) New: $225.70 Used: $146.75
ISBN 0-07-746287-4 (Loose Leaf) New: $163.00 Used: $105.95
The textbook Online Learning Center can be found at the publisher’s website: http://mhhe.com/thompson/. General content includes A Guide to Case Analysis, key point review, practice tests, case videos, and PowerPoint slides.
If you choose to purchase your book from an online source, be aware that the International Edition is not a satisfactory substitute; the chapters and cases are different.
2. Thompson, A., Stappenbeck, G., Reidenbach, M., Thrasher, I., & Harms, C. The Business Strategy Game. Register to participate at www.bsg-online.com after the demonstration on Thursday, August 30. The cost for BSG-Online is $42.95 per person and can be purchased online using a credit card.
Senior standing and completion of or enrollment in all 300-level C&BA functional field courses. Students must be admitted to the upper division of C&BA before enrolling in 300 or 400 level courses, and they must have earned 61 or more semester credit hours. Any exceptions to these requirements must be approved by the Director of Undergraduate Programs.
GBA 490 is intended to be a challenging and exciting capstone course for the undergraduate business school...