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NOTE: The below textbook information is the most recent details for the 2020-21 academic year. Textbook information is subject to change at any time at the discretion of the faculty member. If you have questions or concerns, contact Purdue Online - Polytechnic Institute (765-494-4150 or PurdueOnlinePolytechnic@purdue.edu). 

AT 50500 - Research Methods in Aviation (Manoj Patankar)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Exploring Research Salkind, N.J. 8th Ed (2012) 978-0205093816
Doing Case Study Research Hancock, DR & Algozzine, B. 3rd Ed (2016) 978-0807758137

AT 50600 - MS Capstone Research Project (Richard Fanjoy)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association American Psychological Association 6th Ed (2010) 1-433805618
Exploring Research Salkind, N.J. 8th Ed (2012) 978-0205093816

AT 50700 - Qauntitative Evaluation in Transportation (William Hooper)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Business Statistics: A Decision Making Approach David F. Groebner, Patrick W. Shannon, & Phillip C. Fry 10th Ed 978-0134496498
Required: 6-Month Rental of Minitab Software On the Hub N/A https://onthehub.com/minita/

AT 50800 - Quality and Productivity (Michael Nolan)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
The Certified Quality Process Analyst Handbook Chris Christensen, Kathleen M. Betz and Marilyn S. Stein 2nd Ed (2014) 978-0873898652

AT 52000 - Operational Assessment and Improvement (Michael Nolan)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
The Power of Business Process Improvement: 10 Simple Steps to Increase Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Adaptability Susan Page 2nd Ed (2015) 978-0814436615

AT 52100 - Resource Analysis and Optimization (Michael Nolan)

No Textbooks Required

AT 52600 - Aviation Leadership (Thomas Carney)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association APA 6th Ed 1-557988102
Leadership: Theory and Practice Northouse, P.G. 6th Ed 978-1452203409
Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice Northouse, P.G. 2nd Ed 978-1412989527
Strengths Based Leadership Rath, T, and Conchie, B. N/A 978-1595620255

AT 52800 - Management and Design of Training Systems (John Young)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Planning Programs for Adult Learners: A Practical Guide Caffarella, R.S. & Daffron, S.R. 3rd Ed (2013) 978-0470770375

AT 53100 - International Civil Aviation Regulatory Systems (Stewart Schreckengast)

No Textbooks Required

AT 53200 - Contemporary Issues in Transportation Security (Stewart Schreckengast)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association APA 6th Ed 978-1433805615
Transportation Security Bragdon, C. R. 1st Ed 978-0750685498
Optional: Practical Aviation Security Price, J. C. & Forrest, J. S. 3rd Ed 978-0123914194

AT 57200 - Human Error and Safety (John Young)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Investigating Human Error:  Incidents, Accidents, and Complex Systems  Strauch, Barry 2nd Ed (2017) Paperback ISBN:  978-1472458681
E-book ISBN:  978-1315589749

AT 57300 - Managing the Risk of Organizational Accidents ( Flavio A. Coimbra Mendonca)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Managing the Risk of Organizational Accidents Reason, J. 1st Ed 978-1840141054

AT 57400 - Concepts of Aviation Human Factors ( John Sabel)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Handbook of Aviation Human Factors Wise, Hopkin, Garland 2nd Ed 978-0805859065
Crew Resource Management Kanki, Anca, Chidester 3rd Ed 978-0128129951
Fellowership: What it takes to Lead Schnidler N/A 978-1-60649-732-6

AT 58100 - Aviation Financial Management (Paul M. Behnke)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Air Transportation – A Management Perspective

John G. Wensveen

8th Ed (2015)

978-1472436818

AT 67500 - Aviation Safety Program Development (Chien-tsung Lu)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
REQUIRED: Aviation Safety Programs: A Management Handbook R. M. Wood 3rd Ed (2013) 978-0884873297
RECOMMENDED: Commercial Aviation Safety A. T. Wells 4th Ed (2004) 0071417427
RECOMMENDED: Advisory Circulars & Orders FAA SMS Manuals (FAA Library) N/A N/A
RECOMMENDED: Safety Management Manual ICAO Doc 9859 (Purdue eBook) N/A N/A
RECOMMENDED: Implementing Safety Management Systems in Aviation A. Stolzer, C. D. Halford, & J. J. Goglia 2016 978-1317118381

OLS 58000 - Interpersonal and Group Skills for Leaders (Linda Naimi)

Textbook Name Author Edition ISBN
Crucial Conversations: Tools For Talking When Stakes Are High K. Patterson; J. Greeny; R. McMillan; A. Switzler 2nd Ed 978-0071771320
Toxic Workplace:  Managing Toxic Personalities & Their Systems of Power Mitchell Kusy   978-0470424841
Trust & Betrayal in the Workplace:  Building Effective Relationships in Your Organization Dennis S. Reina & Michelle L. Reina 3rd Ed 978-1626562578