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Updated Fall 2017
1. Textbook

Required:
Adobe Captivate Help
Free download from http://helpx.adobe.com/pdf/captivate_reference.pdf
Other resources will be posted in class.

Recommended:
For those that have not used Adobe Captivate it is highly recommended that you purchase the book below to supplement the reading of the online Adobe Captivate Help document.

Author Salde, T., Elkins, D., & Pinder, P.
Title E-Learning uncovered: Adobe Captivate 9
Year 2015
Edition 1st
Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN 978-1522900313
2. Software & Hardware

Captivate 9

A 30 day trial version can be used. See Adobe.com/products/captivate. Students should wait until they receive directions and the schedule for using Adobe Captivate in class before they download or install the trial version.

Student Edition $349 (Requires verification of academic eligibility)

Adobe also offers a one-year subscription option – see http://www.adobe.com/products/captivate/buying-guide.html

Student’s computer must meet the system requirements to run the software – see Tech Specs

Articulate Storyline 2

A 30 day trial version can be used. See Articulate.com. Students should wait until they receive directions and the schedule for using Articulate Storyline in class before they download or install the trial version.

Academic discount for a full version of the software is 50% off the regular price

Student’s computer must meet the system requirements to run the software – see Tech Specs

PowerPoint 2010 or 2013
Student computer should also have audio recording capability.

Updated Summer 2017
1. Textbook
Author Ruth C. Clark & Richard E. Mayer
Title Scenario-based e-Learning: Evidence-Based Guidelines for Online Workforce Learning
Copyright 2012
Publisher Pfeiffer
ISBN 978-1118127254
2. Software & Hardware

Captivate 9 (Previous versions of Captivate can be used as well, if already purchased)

Student Edition $349 (Requires verification of academic eligibility)

Adobe also offers a one-year subscription option – see http://www.adobe.com/products/captivate/buying-guide.html

Student’s computer must meet the system requirements to run the software – see Tech Specs

Articulate Storyline 2 (Previous versions of Articulate can be used as well, if already purchased)

A 30 day trial version can be used. See Articulate.com. Students should wait until they receive directions and the schedule for using Articulate Storyline in class before they download or install the trial version.

Academic discount for a full version of the software is 50% off the regular price

Student’s computer must meet the system requirements to run the software – see Tech Specs

PowerPoint 2003, 2007, or 2010

Student computer should also have audio recording capability.
Updated Fall 2017
Author Rossett
Title First Things Fast
Year 2009, 2012
Edition 2nd
Publisher Pfeiffer
ISBN 978-0-7879-8848-7
Author Schensul & LeCompte
Title Essential Ethnographic Methods: A Mixed Methods Approach
Year 2013
Edition 2nd
Publisher AltaMira Press
ISBN 978-0-7591-2203-1
Updated Spring 2017
Author Chyung
Title Evaluation Guidelines for Training and Performance Improvement Professionals
  This material will be provided in class.
Author Brinkerhoff
Title Telling Training’s Story
Year 2006
Edition 1st
Publisher Berrett-Koehler
ISBN 10: 1-57675-186-4
Software Excel (versions 2003, 2007, or 2010)
Updated Summer 2017
Author Morgan, Leech, Gloeckner, Barrett
Title IBM SPSS for Introductory Statistics
Year 2013
Edition 5th
Publisher Routledge
ISBN 978-1-84872-982-7
Software Throughout the course, students will use IBM SPSS Statistics Base GradPack 24.

Students can purchase a 6-month rental of SPSS ($39.99 + $4.99 Download Fee).
Purchase IBM SPSS Statistics – Select Windows or Mac

Or, students can use a free copy of SPSS through the virtual lab provided by the College of Engineering. Directions will be provided in class. Note: When students use a slow or unreliable Internet connection from their location, they will experience connectivity issues (e.g., slow operation, sudden loss of unsaved work). It is recommended that they purchase a 6-month rental of SPSS.

Updated Summer 2017
Author Winiecki
Title Discipline & Governmentality at Work
Year 2006
Edition 1st
Publisher Free Association Books
ISBN 1853439533
Note: available as a free download on the course website.
Author Schensul, Schensul, & LeCompte
Title Initiating Ethnographic Research: A Mixed Methods Approach
Year 2013
Edition 2nd
Publisher AltaMira Press
ISBN 978-0-7591-2201-7
Author Schensul & LeCompte
Title Essential Ethnographic Methods: A Mixed Methods Approach
Year 2013
Edition 2nd
Publisher AltaMira Press
ISBN 978-0-7591-2203-1
Author Schensul & LeCompte
Title Specialized Ethnographic Methods: A Mixed Methods Approach
Year 2013
Edition 2nd
Publisher AltaMira Press
ISBN 978-0-7591-2205-5
Note: this book is only recommended. It is available for your review at the Boise State University library.
Author LeCompte & Schensul
Title Analysis and Interpretation of Ethnographic Data: A Mixed Methods Approach
Year 2013
Edition 2nd
Publisher AltaMira Press
ISBN 978-0-7591-2207-9
Author LeCompete & Schensul
Title Designing and Conducting Ethnographic Research: An Introduction
Year 2013
Edition 2nd
Publisher AltaMira Press
ISBN 978-0-7591-1869-0
Updated Fall 2017
Author Clark, R. C.
Title Building Expertise: Cognitive Methods for Training and Performance Improvement
Year 2008, 2011
Edition 2nd, 3rd
Publisher Pfeiffer
ISBN 9780787988449, 978-1-56286-7011-0
Updated Fall 2017
Author Rothwell, Hohne, & King
Title Human Performance Improvement: Building Practitioner Performance
Year 2013
Edition 2nd
Publisher Routledge
ISBN-10 07750679964
ISBN-13 978-070679961
Updated Fall 2017
Author Rothwell, W., Benscoter, B., King, M., & King, S. B.
Title Mastering the instructional design process: A systematic approach
Edition 5th
Year 2016
Publisher John Wiley and Sons
ISBN 978-1118947135
Updated Summer 2016
Author Ruth Colvin Clark
Title Evidence-Based Training Methods: A guide for training professionals
Year 2015
Edition 2nd
Publisher ATD (ASTD DBA Association for Talent Development)
ISBN 978-1-56286-974-8
Author Todd Zaki Warfel
Title Prototyping: A Practitioner’s Guide
Year 2009
Edition 1st
Publisher Rosenfeld
ISBN 978-1933820217
  This book is only available as an ebook.
From the publisher
Amazon Kindle
(or as a used paperback)
Updated Fall 2017
Author Hofmann, J. & Miner, N.
Title Tailored Learning: Designing the Blend That Fits
Edition 1st
Year 2009
Publisher ASTD Press
ISBN 156286551X
Updated Summer 2017
Author Ruth Clark & Chopeta Lyons
Title Graphics for Learning: Proven Guidelines for Planning, Designing, and Evaluating Visuals in Training Materials
Edition 2nd
Year 2010
Publisher Pfeiffer
ISBN-10 0470547448
ISBN 0470547441
Updated Fall 2017
Author Watkins, R. & Leigh, D.
Title Handbook of Improving Performance in the Workplace. Vol 2 – Selecting and Implementing Performance Interventions
Edition 1st
Year 2010
Publisher Pfeiffer
ISBN 0470190698
Albertsons Library provides unlimited access to read this ebook online, and permits the ebook to be downloaded for up to three days at a time. When the three day download expires, the ebook can be read online, or downloaded again.
Author Addison, R., Haig, C. & Kearny, L.
Title Performance architecture: The art and science of improving organizations
Edition 1st
Year 2009
Publisher Pfeiffer
ISBN 0470195681
Albertsons Library provides unlimited access to read this ebook online, and permits the ebook to be downloaded for up to three days at a time. When the three day download expires, the ebook can be read online, or downloaded again.
Author Pershing, James
Title Handbook of Human Performance Technology: Principles, Practices, Potential
Edition 3rd
Year 2006
Publisher Pfeiffer
ISBN 0787965308
Albertsons Library provides unlimited access to read this ebook online, and permits the ebook to be downloaded for up to three days at a time. When the three day download expires, the ebook can be read online, or downloaded again.

Electronic editions are fine when/where available.

Author Harvard Business Review
Title Harvard Business Review on Motivating People
Year 2003
Publisher Harvard Business Review
ISBN 978-1591391326
Updated Spring 2017
Author Rogers, Everett
Title Diffusion of Innovations
Edition 3rd
Year 2003
Publisher Free Press, Simon & Schuster
ISBN 0-7432-2209-1
Author Kotter, John & Cohen, Dan
Title The Heart of Change: Real-Life Stories of How People Change Their Organization
Year 2002
Publisher Harvard Business Review Press
ISBN 1-57851-254-9
Author Dormant, Diane
Title The Chocolate Model of Change
Edition 1st
Year 2011
Publisher Lulu – order direct from Lulu
ISBN 978-1-257-86755-4
Updated Fall 2016
Author Doppelt, Bob
Title Leading Change Toward Sustainability: A Change-Management
Guide for Business, Government and Civil Society
Edition Updated 2nd Edition
Year 2010
Publisher Greenleaf
ISBN 978-1-90609-336-5
Author Hitchcock, D., & WIllard, M.
Title The Step-by-Step Guide to Sustainability Planning: How to Create and Implement Sustainability Plans in Any Business or Organization
Year 2008
Publisher Earthscan
ISBN 978-1844076161
Author McDonough, W. and Braungart, M.
Title The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability–Designing for Abundance
Edition 1st
Year 2013
Publisher North Point Press
ISBN 978-0865477483
Electronic (Kindle) editions are fine and should be available for substantially less than the hard copy versions.
Updated Fall 2015
Author Donella H. Meadows
Title Thinking in Systems: A Primer
Edition 1st
Year 2008
Publisher Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN 978-1-60358-055-7
Author Anderson, V. & Johnson, L.
Title Systems Thinking Basics: From Concepts to Causal Loops
Edition 1st
Year 1997
Publisher Leverage Networks
ISBN 1-883823-12-9
Available in the BSU Library
  No textbook required.
  No textbook required.
  No textbook required.
Updated Spring 2017
Author Yael Zofi
Title A manager’s guide to virtual teams
Edition 1st
Year 2012
Publisher AMACOM
ISBN-10 0814438326
ISBN-13 978-0814438329
Updated Fall 2016
Author Gareth Morgan
Title Images of Organization
Year 2006
Publisher Sage
ISBN 978-1-4129-3979-9
Author Cameron
Title Diagnosing and Changing Organizational Culture
Year 2011
Publisher Jossey-Bass
ISBN 978-0-470-65026-4
OPWL 600 Assessment
None