Introduction to Business
401-101-DW
Readings & Preparation
You are expected to read the chapter(s) before going to class/lab.
You are responsible for the content in these chapters.
You can expect a quiz at any time.

   

Current Official version for the course - since Fall 2016

Not for this course

Pearson - Better Business, Second Canadian Edition Plus MyBizLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 2/E
Michael R. Solomon, MaryAnne Poatsy, Kendall Martin, Jeff Short, Sandra Wellman & Kerri Shields
- $101.95

The content of the chapters is similar in all editions (for all books listed below this line).
You must check the names of the chapters in case they were renamed or renumbered.
The Cases in the chapters (of different versions) are not always the same.  You must check.
This course will be based on the most recent version of the book.
 

Current Official version for the course - Fall 2013 to Winter 2016
Business, Custom Edition for Dawson College
This is a (less expensive) softcover version of "Business, Eighth Canadian Edition", but with some chapters removed
Dawson College Bookstore - (ISBN=978013287503, $106.00 as of 2013-01-17)
Dawson College Bookstore - (ISBN=978126938500, $111.00 as of 2014-01-14)
Dawson College Bookstore - (ISBN=978126938500, $121.00 as of 2014-08-19)
Dawson College Bookstore - (ISBN=978132328688, $130.00 as of 2015-09-02)
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Warning! - The Edition number for the Dawson College Custom (softcover) edition is not the same as the edition number for the regular (hardcover) Canadian edition (see below).
Edition:  6th custom ed. for Dawson College.

Current Official version for the course - Fall 2013 to Winter 2016
Business, Eighth Canadian Edition, with MyBusinessLab, 8/E
Business, Eighth Canadian Edition, with MyBusinessLab, 8th Edition
R.W.Griffin, R.J.Ebert, F.A.Starke, G.Dracopoulos, M.D.Lang
ISBN-10: 0133354261 ISBN-13: 9780133354263 - $168.55
Pearson Education Canada, 2014

Online purchase
MyBusinessLab (including eTextbook) | CDN$80
Pearson - MyBizLab with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card - $80.00
eTextbook only | CDN$81.85
College eTextbooks (Online Format) | CourseSmart - $81.85


Video Central - Business 8ce - Buytopia, Cadbury

Alternatives = NOT the official books for the course
(= it is up to you to compare the concepts and contents with the official textbook for the course = it is your responsibility)

If you do decide to use any alternative book, please send me an e-mail (after the end of the course) to let me know what you think about the alternative.

Online only

Business, Custom Edition for Dawson College
This is a (less expensive) softcover version of "Business, Seventh Canadian Edition", but with some chapters removed
Dawson College Bookstore - ($106.00 including taxes, as of 2013-01-17)
Warning! - The Edition number for the Dawson College Custom (softcover) edition is not the same as the edition number for the regular (hardcover) Canadian edition (see below).
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Online purchase
eTextbook only | CDN$61.80
MyBusinessLab (including eTextbook) | CDN$86
Students can purchase standalone access using a credit card during the MyMarketingLab registration process.
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Available on 3 hour loan at Library Reserves desk.
Edition:  5th custom ed. for Dawson College.

Business, Seventh Canadian Edition, with MyBusinessLab, 7/E
Business, Seventh Canadian Edition, with MyBusinessLab, 7th Edition
R.W.Griffin, R.J.Ebert, F.A.Starke, M.D.Lang
ISBN: 0135119138 / 9780135119136 / 9780137151202 - $128.00
Pearson Education Canada, 2011
Premium Website = MyBusinessLab (link probably broken & non-functional)
College Textbooks in Online Format made affordable | CourseSmart - $51.20


Business, Sixth Canadian Edition, 6/E
Business, Sixth Canadian Edition, 6/E - Companion Website
ISBN: 0-13-173429-6 / 0-13-601829-7 - $118
R.W.Griffin, R.J.Ebert, F.A.Starke
Publisher: Pearson Education Canada, 2008
Griffin

Business, Fifth Canadian Edition, 5/E - chapter summaries
Companion Website for Business, Fifth Canadian Edition
Griffin

The content of the chapters is similar in all editions.
You must check the names of the chapters in case they were renamed or renumbered.
The Cases in the chapters (of different versions) are not always the same.  You must check.
This course will be based on the most recent version of the book.