Purdue TSW Taught Online Courses

These courses are available to Purdue Statewide Technology students. To sign up for these classes, they must be listed on your local schedule. If you do not see one of these classes on your location schedule, please contact your local Student Services Coordinator (see Contacts). Please note the dates listed. Some classes may not follow your local calendar schedule. It is the student's responsibility to know when the classes begin and end. Unless directed otherwise by the instructor, these classes will be available on Purdue's Blackboard Learn, www.purdue.edu/Blackboard.

       

        Summer 2015 SWT Online Classes

Summer 1 (5/18-6/26)

ENGL 42100 TECHNICAL WRITING (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Searfoss, Cyndy (South Bend)
P: English Composition
DATES:  5/18 – 6/26/2015
Updated 2/10/15 TEXTBOOK #1: Technical Communication Today (Loose), Johnson-Sheehan, Pearson, ISBN: 9780321996657.
TEXTBOOK #2 (recommended): Writing: A Manual for the Digital Age (2rd Edition, brief), by David Blakesley and Jeffrey L. Hoogeveen. Boston: Cengage. This text provides information, examples, and principles for effective business writing.

IT 10400 INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Maley, James (Richmond)
P: none
DATES:  5/18 – 6/26/2015
Updated 2/10/2015 TEXTBOOK: Operations and Supply Chain Management, Jacobs and Chase, McGraw Hill, Edition 14e, 2013, ISBN 978-0078024023.

IT 33200 PURCHASING, INVENTORY, AND WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Barnett, Lorri (Anderson)
P: none
DATES:  5/18 – 6/26/2015
TEXTBOOK: Achieving Effective Inventory Management, 5th edition, Perfect Paperback, Jon Schreibfeder (author), Published by Effective Inventory Management, Inc., ISBN 978-0967820064

IT 43400 GLOBAL TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Tanoos, James (Vincennes)
P: IT 23000 or consent of instructor
DATES:  5/18 – 6/26/2015
Updated 2/10/15 TEXTBOOK:  Contemporary Logistics, 10/E or 11/E, Paul R. Murphy,Jr.and A. Michael Knemeyer, 10/E ISBN-13: 9780136110774 or 11/E: ISBN 9780132953467. [Student may use either the 10th or 11th edition].

OLS 34600 CRITICAL THINKING AND ETHICS (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  McCart, Andrew (New Albany)
P: OLS 38600 and OLS 38800
DATES:  5/18 – 6/26/2015
Updated 2/10/2015 TEXTBOOK 1:   Strategies for Creative Problem Solving. Authors:  H. Scott Fogler, Steven E. LeBlanc.  2nd or 3rd Edition, Published by Prentice Hall Upper Saddle River. 
2/E: ISBN 978-0-13-008279-4 or 3/E: ISBN 9780133091663. [Student may use either the 2nd or 3rd edition].
Updated 2/15/2015 TEXTBOOK 2:    Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership: Casting Shadow or Light.  Author:  Johnson, Craig. 4th or 5th edition.  Sage Publishers. 5/E: ISBN 9781452259185. [Student may use either the 4th or 5th edition].

OLS 39900 FOUNDATIONS OF PERSONAL FINANCE FOR LEADERS (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  McCart, Andrew (New Albany)
P: none
DATES:  5/18 – 6/26/2015
TEXTBOOK: Foundations in Personal Finance College Edition 12-Chapter Working Textbook [Hardcover] including video series. Author: Dave Ramsey; ISBN 978-1936948000.

TECH 32000 TECHNOLOGY AND THE ORGANIZATION (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Summers, Michele (Lafayette)
P: TECH 12000 and Junior standing
DATES:  5/18 – 6/26/2015
Updated 2/13/15 TEXTBOOK: A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, 5th ed, PMI, ISBN-13: 978-1935589679

Summer 2 (6/29-8/07)

ENGL 42100 TECHNICAL WRITING (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Searfoss, Cyndy (South Bend)
P: English Composition
DATES:  6/29 – 8/07/2015
Updated 2/10/15 TEXTBOOK #1: Technical Communication Today (Loose), Johnson-Sheehan, Pearson, ISBN: 9780321996657.
TEXTBOOK #2 (recommended): Writing: A Manual for the Digital Age (2rd Edition, brief), by David Blakesley and Jeffrey L. Hoogeveen. Boston: Cengage. This text provides information, examples, and principles for effective business writing.

IT 21400 INTRODUCTION TO LEAN MANUFACTURING (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Pace, Mike (South Bend)
P: none
DATES:  6/29 – 8/07/2015
TEXTBOOK 1: Lean Thinking: Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Your Corporation, Revised and Updated, James P. Womack and Daniel T. Jones, Productivity Press; 2nd edition, 2003, ISBN 978-0743249270
TEXTBOOK 2:  Creating A Lean Culture, 2nd Ed., Mann, D., CRC Press, New York, NY, 2010, ISBN 978-1439811412

IT 38100 TOTAL PRODUCTIVE MAINTENANCE (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Pace, Mike (South Bend)
P: IT 114/214 and IT 342/STAT 301
DATES:  6/29 – 8/07/2015
TEXTBOOK:  Productivity and Reliability-Based Maintenance Management, Stephens, M. P. (2010), Purdue University Press. ISBN: 978-1-55753-592-4

OLS 28400 LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Maley, James (Richmond)
P: none
DATES:  6/29 – 8/07/2015
MAX STUDENTS: 25
TEXTBOOK: Leadership in Organizations (8th Edition), Gary A. Yukl, Prentice-Hall, 2012, ISBN 978-0132771863

OLS 35100 INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  McCart, Andrew (New Albany)
P: English Composition
DATES:  6/29 – 8/07/2015
TEXTBOOK: No textbook purchase required. All material will be purchased online as part of the course.

OLS 37800 LABOR/MANAGEMENT RELATIONS (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Barnett, Lorri (Anderson)
P: none
DATES:  6/29 – 8/07/2015
TEXTBOOK: Labor Relations, by Arthur A. Sloane and Fred, Prentice Hall Publishing, Thirteen Edition, 2010. ISBN 978-0-13-607718-3.

OLS 44000 LEADING WITH INTEGRITY (3 CR)
INSTRUCTOR:  Barber-Dansby, Fay (Anderson)
P: OLS 386
DATES:  6/29 – 8/07/2015
TEXTBOOK:  Business Ethics: Decision Making for Personal Integrity & Social Responsibility, 3rd Edition, Laura P. Hartman, ISBN-13 9780078029455.