If you are taking the classes listed below you need to purchase these books BEFORE heading to Valencia. All other course materials will be available in Spain.




SPAN 2010-Intermediate Spanish, SPAN 2020-Advanced Intermediate Spanish, or SPAN 2010-2020 (summer)

Imagina: Español sin barreras. 3rd edition, Blanco & Tocaimaza-Hatch (2015)


SPAN 3000-Phonetics

Fonética y fonología españolas  4th edition, Schwegler, A., J. Kempff & A. Ameal


SPAN 3040-Business Spanish

Éxito commercial:  Prácticas administrativas y contextos culturales 6th edition, Doyle, M. S., R. Cere y B. Fryer (2011)




APMA 2130-Ordinary Differential Equations

Elementary Differential Equation, 10th edition, Boyce & DiPrima. We will cover Chapters 1-4 and 6-7. Please note that the textbook available at the university bookstore is an abridged, loose-leaf, black & white version (a more economical option).


APMA 3100-Probability

Probability and Stochastic Processes  3rd edition, 2014 R. D. Yates and D. J. Goodman


APMA 3110-Applied Statistics and Probability

Statistics for Engineers and Scientists 5th edition, 2020 William Navidi


BME 2110-Physiology for Engineers

Textbook of Medical Physiology 13th edition, Guyton and Hall


BME 2315-Computational Biomedical Engineering



Numerical Methods for Engineers (optional) 7th edition, 2015, SC Chapra and RP Canale


CHE 2215-Material and Energy Balances

 Elementary Principles of Chemical Processes 4th edition, Bullard, Felder, and Rousseau

Note that the binder-ready loose-leaf version, e-book, paper back, and hard back versions of the text are all acceptable

Student companion site for the text: http://bcs.wiley.com/hebcs/Books?action=index&itemId=1118431227&bcsId=9771

Perry and Green, “Perry’s Chemical Engineers’ Handbook,” 8th edition, McGraw-Hill 2008. The text is available online through www.knovel.com or through the AIChE e-library. Visit the AIChE website to join: https://www.aiche.org/community/students/benefits-youngengineersstudent-membership-guide

Yaws, “Yaws’ Handbook of Thermodynamic and Physical Properties of Chemical compounds,” Knovel 2003 (available online at www.knovel.com)


CS 2102-Discrete Mathematics I

Discrete Mathematics with Applications  3rd  or 4th  edition, Susanna Epp


CS 2110-Software Development Methods

Modern Software Development Using Java 2nd edition,  Paul Tymann and G. Michael Schneider. This text is freely available online at http://www.cs.rit.edu/~ptt/msd/. Affordable print copies are hard to find. Don't use the 1st edition.

2. A secondary (optional) textbook is BIG JAVA Early Objects, 5th edition, Cay Horstmann

( http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-EHEP002512.html )

3. You should own or have access to a good Java reference book. If you don't you might try an online source such as:

Java Programming (a wikibook)

Thinking in Java by Bruce Eckel;

Introduction to Computer Science using Java by Bradley Kjell; or

Fred Swartz's topic-based review.


ECE/CS 2330-Digital Logic Design

Digital Design 2nd edition, 2007 Frank Vahid (ISBN 978-0-470-53108-2)


ECE 2630-ECE Fundamentals I

Circuits 3rd edition, 2016 Fawwaz T. Ulaby, Michel M. Maharbiz & Cynthia M. Furse, (ISBN 978-1-934891-19-3


MAE 2300-Statics

Engineering Mechanics – Statics, 14th edition, 2015 R. C. Hibbeler ISBN-13: 978-0-13-391892-2, ISBN-10:13-391892-0


PHYS 2415-2419-General Physics II/General Physics II Lab

Physics for Scientists and Engineers 4th edition, Giancoli, Vols. 1 and 2


SYS 2001-Systems Engineering Concepts

How to Do Systems Analysis: Primer and Casebook 2016. Gibson, Scherer, Gibson, Wiley, ISBN 978-1-119-17957-3




BIOL 2200-Intro to Biology w/Lab: Organismal & Evolutionary Biology

Campbell Biology 11th edition, with Mastering Biology

BIOL 2200 Custom Lab Manual –Available through the UVA Bookstore only.


CHEM 2420-Organic Chemistry II

Organic Chemistry 3rd edition David Klein (hard copy, loose left, or e-text)

Molecular Model Kit (optional, but highly recommended)

Sapling Learning access (for online homework assignments: www.saplinglearning.com)


CHEM 2321-Organic Chemistry II Lab for Non-Chemistry majors

The Organic Chem Lab Survival Manual: A Student's Guide to Techniques, 10th edition James Zubrick

Software: ChemDraw Ultra chemical structure drawing software. Available as a free download


STAT 2020-Statistics for Biologists

The Practice of Statistics in the Life Sciences 4th edition, Brigitte Baldi and David S. Moore

R Cookbook  2011 Paul Teetor