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Elgin Community College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Elgin Community College Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*MMT 102 Organizational Behavior
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipENT 101 Entrepreneurship
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 101 English Composition I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 101 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryACDN 101 2D Design (+) CDN 105 Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MTH 102 General Business Statistics (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCMS 102 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENG 102 English Composition II
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*ART 232 Cinema History: Post WW II to digital
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 151 History of Art
GNST 2220 History of DesignCDN 115 History of Graphic Design
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 101 Nutrition for Contemporary Society (or Higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECN 201 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHM 101 Preparatory Chemistry (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 115 Art Appreciation
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECN 202 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIS 152 US History Since 1865 (+) Any One Economics Course
GNST 3020 StatisticsBUS 140 Business Statistics (OR) MTH 120 Statistics I
GRPH 1050 Digital Imaging*CDN 101 Introduction to 2D-Design
GRPH 1150 Type & LayoutCDN 108 Designing with InDesign
GRPH 1300 Computer Illustration*CDN 109 Design/Adobe Illustrator (OR) CDN 110 Image Design/Photoshop
GRPH 1720 TypographyCDN 200 Typography
GRPH 2120 Publication DesignCDN 201 Layout Design (Pending Portfolio Review)
GRPH 2630 Website Design*CDN 219 Basic Web Design
GRPH 2930 Introduction to Digital PhotographyCDN 221 Advanced Web Design (Pending Portfolio Review)
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MKT 103 Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMMR 101 Principles of Retailing
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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.