This page lists the textbooks and materials that are required for upcoming courses.
You are free to purchase your AIM textbooks from any source. Upcoming courses and texts are listed with direct links to selected suppliers from whom the text is available. When making your purchase, please compare ISBN numbers with this list to ensure you are purchasing the correct book and edition.
Some texts are used in more than one class, e.g., Research Methods, Writing for Research, and Project Management texts are used again in the Capstone course. Therefore, you should plan on keeping certain textbooks until you finish the program.
Kotter, J. P., & Whitehead, L. A. (2010). Buy-In: Saving your good ideas from getting shot down. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Publishing. ISBN: 1422157296 or 9781422157299. (Required.)
Schilling, M. (2016). Strategic management of technological innovation (5th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Irwin. ISBN: 1259539067 or 978-1259539060. (Required.)
Katz, J. (2012). Designing information: Human factors and common sense in information design. New York, NY: Wiley. ISBN: 111834197X or 978-1118341971.
Williams, R. (2015). Non-designer's design book (4th ed.). San Francisco, CA: Peachpit. ISBN: 0133966151 or 978-0133966152. (Required.)
Pettersson, R. (2011). Information design: It depends. Vienna, Austria: International Institute for Information Design (IIID). Free to download. (Required.)
Austin, R. D., Nolan, R. L., & O'Donnell, S. (2016). The adventures of an IT leader. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Press. ISBN: 1633691667 or 978-1633691667.
Holtsnider, B., & Jaffee, B. D. (2012). IT manager's handbook: Getting your new job done (3rd ed.). Waltham, MA: Elsevier. ISBN: 0124159494 or 978-0124159495.
Larson, E. W., & Gray, C. F. (2018). Project management: The managerial process. (7th ed.). New York: McGraw-Hill. ISBN: 1259666093 or 978-1259666094.
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The Applied Information Management Master's Degree is an Interdisciplinary Studies program through the Graduate School.