Current Topics in Management: Business Consulting

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Course No: MGMT.6880-061; SIS Class Nbr: 12383

Course Description

Topics of current interest in Management. Subject matter to be announced in advance. For a current semester course title, please log onto ISIS, the Inter-Campus Student Information System.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: MBA, MSA, MS ITE or MSF.
  • Special Notes: MBA matriculated students and completion of MBA Foundation courses. NOTE: This MBA course is also open to non-UML grad students who meet course prerequisites. If not currently matriculated in a Manning School of Business program, please contact the MBA staff at or call 978-934-2848 for permission to take courses.
  • Section Notes: In addition to the text "Flawless Consulting" by Peter Block, you are required to purchase a combination of 18 Case Studies and Articles that will be used during the semester. The cost of the each Case or Article is $4.95 - total cost $89.10. The Cases and Articles can be purchased directly from Harvard Business School Publishing. Information is provided within the Syllabus. Should anyone have any questions, please contact
    P: MBA matriculated students who have completed ACCT.5010, FINA.5010, MKTG.5010, and POMS.5010, MGMT.5010 and MGMT.5110 or permission of MBA coordinator.
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Michael Salach
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Nov 05
  • Chat Hours: Mon 6-7pm*
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1890
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

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