Ball State Univ
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Ball State Univ Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 101 Foundations of Rhetoric and Writing I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||AFA 101 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ADS 241 Intro to Visual Communications (OR) ADS 242 Type and Image|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 111 Pre-Calculus Algebra (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COMM 251 Business and Professional Communication|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 102 Foundations of Rhetoric and Writing II (OR) ENG 103 Rhetoric and Writing (OR) ENG 104 Composing Research|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||AHS 101 History of Art Survey 1|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||AHS 102 History of Art Suvery 2|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO 111 Principles of Biology I|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 201 Elementary Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 111 GEneral Chemistry I|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 202 Elementary Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 409 Progressivism and Imperialism: The US 1878-1918 (OR) HIST Recent US History 1945-Present|
*Indicates courses that may not be a requirement in all majors. Such courses will be transferred in if they are a requirement or an elective choice in the transferring students program’s curriculum. ALSO: Major specific course may be accepted by the Department Chair with review of class projects / exams and course description.
**Indicates courses only offered in FIDM’s Business Management Bachelor of Science Degree to complete student’s lower division general education requirements.
***Indicates courses that may transfer after additional evaluation by FIDM’s Fashion Design Department regarding the review of specific projects, stated learning objectives and inquiries regarding the type of equipment and/or programs used. Evaluations could be minimized significantly pending the submission of a course outline and or syllabus.