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Specific Courses to note in 2005/06

Academic Year 2014-15

Projected class offerings by semester for the 2014-2015 academic year. This is based on the annual teaching plan and is subject to change. Please note that the teaching plan changes from year to year and the below document is for rough planning purposes only. Please also refer to the MIT Course Bulletin.


 Fall Only

Spring Only

Fall & Spring

15.013, Industrial Economics

15.012, Macro & Int'l Econ

15.279 (U), Management Comm.

15.014, Applied Macro and Intl Econ II

15.023J, Global Climate Change

15.282, EnActing Leadership: Shakespeare and Performance

15.016 (U), Economic Analysis for Business Decisions

15.025, Game Theory

15.301 (U)/15.310, Managerial Psych.

15.021J, Real Estate Economics

15.031J, Energy Decisions, Markets and Policies

15.321, Improvisational Leadership: In the Moment Leadership Skills

15.034, Metrics for Managers: Big Data and Better Answers

15.032J, Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector

15.324, Practical Leadership

15.054J, The Airline Industry

15.037J (U), Energy Econ & Policy

15.371J, Innovation Teams

15.062J, Data  Mining

15.038J, Energy Econ & Policy

15.386, Managing in Adversity

15.068, Statistical Consulting

15.053 (U), Optimization Methods in MS

15.387, Tech Sales & Sales Management

15.073J, Logistical & Transportation Planning Methods

15.058, Optimization Methods in OR

15.390/.379 (U), New Enterprises

15.075J (U), Statistical Thinking and Data Analysis

15.071, The Analytics Edge

15.399, E-Lab

15.081J, Intro to Mathematical Programming

15.074J, Statistical Reasoning and Data Modeling

15.401/15.411 (U), Finance Theory I

15.082J, Network Optimization

15.077J, Statistical Learning and Data Mining

15.402/15.412 (U), Finance Theory II

15.085J, Fundamentals of Probability

15.078J, Models, Data and Inference of Socio-Technical Systems

15.434, Advanced Corporate Finance

15.093J, Optimization Methods

15.084J, Nonlinear Programming

15.437, Options & Futures Markets

15.128J, Neurotechnology Ventures

15.094J, Robust Optimizaton:? Models and Computation

15.493, Perspectives on Investment Management

15.136J, Principles & Practice of Drug Development

15.122J, Critical Reading & Tech. Assessment

15.501 (U)/15.516, Corporate Financial Accounting

15.220, Global Strategy and Organization

15.123J, Dynamics of Biomedical Technologies

15.535, Financial Statement Analysis

15.232, Business Models Innovation: Global Health in Frontier Markets

15.127J, Designing and Sustaining Technology Innovation

15.615, Basic Business Law

15.269, Literature, Ethics & Authority

15.137J, Case Studies and Strategies in Drug Discovery and Development

15.665, Power & Negotiation

15.360, Intro to Technical Entrepreneurship (E&I Track only)

15.141J, Econ of Health Care Industry

15.761, Intro to Operations Management

15.366, Energy Ventures

15.223, Global Markets, National Policies and the Competitive Advantages of Firms

15.769, Operations Strategy

15.369, Corp E-ship: Strategies for Tech Based New Business Development

15.225, Economy and Business in Modern China & India

15.792J, Prosem in Manufacturing

15.370 (U)/.378, Building an Entrepreneurial Venture

15.233, Global Health Lab

15.810, Marketing Management

15.375J, Developmental Ventures

15.270, Ethical Practice

15.871, Intro to System Dynamics

15.389, Global Entrepreneurship II:?????? G-lab

15.281, Advanced Leadership Comm

15.872, System Dynamics II

15.395, Global Entrepreneurship I: Entrepreneurship Without Borders

15.318, Discovering Your Leadership Signature

15.900, Competitive Strategy

15.403, Intro to the Practice of Finance (MBA Finance Track only)

15.320, Strategic Organizational Design

15.904, Advanced Strategic Management

15.416J, Intro to Financial Economics

15.358, Software and Internet Entrepreneurship

15.S70, SSIM: Economics of Strategic Supply Relationships

15.426J, Real Estate Finance

15.363J, Strategic Decision Making in the Biomedical Business


15.433, Investments

15.376J, Media Lab Entrepreneurship: Digital Innovations


15.451, Prosem in Capital Markets/ Investment Management

15.394, Dilemmas in Founding New Ventures


15.452, Prosem in Corporate Finance/ Investment Banking

15.398, Corporations at the Crossroads


15.496, Practice of Finance: Data Technologies for Quantitative Finance

15.427J, Real Estate Capital Markets


15.567, The Economics of Information: Strategy, Structure & Pricing

15.428J, Tools for Analysis: Design for Real Estate and Infrastructure Dev.


15.569, Leadership Lab: Leading Sustainable Systems (Fall thru IAP)

15.431, Entrepreneurial Finance


15.570, Digital Marketing and Social Media Analytics

15.438, Fixed Income


15.657J, Sustainability, Trade, and the Environment

15.439, Investment Management


15.678J, Political Econ I: Theories of the State & the Economy

15.445, Mergers and Acquisitions (formerly 15.545)


15.767, Intro to Healthcare Delivery in the US

15.447, International Finance: Capital Markets



15.770J, Logistics Systems

15.460, Analytics of Finance II


15.772J (U), D-Lab: Supply Chains

15.466, Functional & Strategic Finance


15.818, Pricing

15.467, Retirement Finance, Lifecycle Investing, and Asset Management


15.821, Listening to the Customer

15.481, Financial Market Dynamics and Human Behavior


15.822, Strategic Market Measurement

15.490, Practice of Finance: Private Equity and Hedge Funds


15.830, Enterprise Management Lab (Fall thru IAP) (EM Track only)

15.491, Practice of Finance: Advanced Corporate Risk Management


15.833, Business to Business Marketing

15.518, Taxes and Business Strategy


15.933, Strategic Opportunities in Energy

15.521, Management Accounting & Control


15.941J, Leadership in the Real Estate Industry

15.571, Business Strategy and the Role of IT


15.S05, SSIM: Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Lab (REAL)

15.617, Basic Business Law & Finance


15.S06, MIT Analytics Lab

15.618, Law & Cutting-Edge Technologies


15.S07, SSIM: Healthcare Ventures

15.628 (U), Patents, Copyrights and the Law of Intellectual Property


15.S10, SSIM: Executing Strategies in Volatile Markets

15.655J, Law, Technology and Public Policy


15.S12, SSIM: Practice of Finance: Applied Credit Risk Management

15.660, Strategic Hum Resources


15.S13, SSIM: Crisis and Opportunity in Europe

15.662J, Managing Sustainable Businesses for People & Profit


15.S17, SSIM: Seminar in Technology,

Design and Entrepreneurship: Engineering

the End-to-End Value Chain (TATA Seminar)

15.668 (U), People and Organizations


15.S18, SSIM: Practice of Finance: Strategic Management of Financial Institutions

15.676J, Work, Employment and Industrial Relations Theory


15.S23, U-Lab: Transforming Business, Society and Self

15.677J, Urban Labor Markets and Employment Policy


15.S24, SSIM: Launching a Start-UP: Legal Tools and Frameworks

15.762J, Supply Chain Planning


15.S66, Workshop in IT: Collaborative Innovation Networks

15.763J, Manufacturing Systems & Supply Chain Design



15.765J, Int?l Supply Chain Management



15.768, Managing Services: Concepts, Design & Delivery



15.771J, Case Studies in Logistics and Supply Chain Management



15.783J, Product Design & Development



15.812 (U), Marketing Management



15.835, Entrepreneurial Marketing



15.846, Branding



15.847, Consumer Behavior



15.878, Capstone Seminar in Sustainability



15.910, Innovation Strategy



15.911, Entrepreneurial Strategy



15.912, Strategic Management of Innovation and Entrepreneurship



15.913, Strategies for Sustainable Business



15.914, Competitive Dynamics and Strategy



15.915, Lab for Sustainable Business



15.S15, Entrepreneurship & Prosperity in Low Income Countries



15.S16, Entrepreneurial Product Development & Marketing



15.S25, SSIM: Management of Innovation



15.S30, SSIM: Organizing for Innovative Product Development


Note that special seminar numbers, 15.Sxx are repeatable, but course topics are subject to change each term.

Pre-requisites of note:

  • 15.012 (H1)/15.015 Macro & International Economics is a pre-requisite for 15.014 Macro & International Economics II.
  • 15.401/15.411/15.414/15.415 Finance Theory is a pre-requisite for 15.402/15.412 Finance Theory II, 15.427J Real Estate Capital Markets, 15.429J Securitization of Mortgages and Other Assets, 15.437 Options and Futures Markets, 15.438 Fixed Income, 15.439 Investment Management, 15.460 Analytics of Finance II, 15.466 Functional and Strategic Finance, 15.467 Retirement Finance, Lifecycle Investing, and Asset Management, 15.535 Business Analysis Using Financial Statements, and 15.445 Mergers and Acquisitions.
  • 15.402/15.414/15.415 Finance Theory II is a pre-requisite for 15.431 Entrepreneurial Finance, 15.434 Advanced Corporate Finance, 15.444 International Finance: Corporate Finance, 15.464, Valuation, 15.490 Practice of Finance: Private Equity and Hedge Funds, 15.491 Practice of Finance: Advanced Corporate Risk Management, 15.493 Practice of Finance: Perspectives on Investment Management, and 15.445, Mergers & Acquisitions.
  • 15.760/15.761/15.778 Intro to Operations Management is a pre-requisite for 15.762J Supply Chain Planning, 15.763J Manufacturing System and Supply Chain Design, 15.765J Global Supply Chain Management, 15.769 Operations Strategy, 15.783J Product Design and Development, and 15.784 Operations Lab.
  • IMPORTANT: The complete list of course prerequisites can be found through the Course Bulletin


 MBA/Sloan Fellow students, don't waste bid points:

  • 15.011, 15.310, 15.516, 15.812 - These repeat the MBA and SF core and will not count toward MBA degree requirements.