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Columbia College Illinois

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Columbia College Illinois Course
BUAD 1800 Leadership DevelopmentBUSE 368 Leadership
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BUSE 312 Organizational Behavior
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipBUSE 308 Entrepreneurship
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FASH 172 Fashion Illustration I
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 111 Writing and Rhetoric I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ARTS 210 Drawing I
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 210 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingENGL 130 Oral Expression
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENG 112 Writing and Rhetoric II
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTH 110 Art History Survey: Prehistoric to Modern
GNST 2220 History of DesignARTH 225 History of Communication Design
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTH 210 20th Century Art History
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 101 Introductory Biology (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabBIOL 101LAB Introductory Biology LAB (or higher)
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 101 Liberal Arts Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTH 105 Intro to Visual Culture
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTH 310 Contemporary Art: 1980-Present
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST152 US History Since 1877
GRPH 1720 TypographyGRDE 238 Typography for Graphic Design
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchADVE 120 Consumer Behavior
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUSE 101 Intro to Marketing
MPDV 1750 Trends and Fashion ForecastingFASH 203 Trendspotting
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*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.