Elgin Community College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Elgin Community College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 101 English Composition I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 101 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 116 Color Theory and Design (or) CDN 101 2D Design (+) CDN 105 Color Theory|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MTH 101 Quantitative Literacy (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||CMS 102 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 102 English Composition II|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 151 History of Art|
|GNST 2380 World Art*||ART 154 Survey of Non-Western Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 152 History of Art II|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO 108 Biology for Contemporary Society (or) BIO 110 Principles of Biology (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECN 103 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHM 112 Elements of Chemistry (or) CHM 115 Chemistry and Society (or Higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECN 102 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIS 152 US History Since 1865 (+) Any One Economics Course|
*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.