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Southern Methodist University

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Southern Methodist University Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*MNO 3370 Management
BUMT 3600 Management Theory & PrinciplesMNO 3310 Management Concepts
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementMNO 3371 Human Resources Management
BUMT 4840 Studies in LeadershipMNO 4371 Leadership and Culture
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1301 Rhetoric I: Intro to College Writing (OR) DISC 1312 Intro to Academic Discourse
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ASDR 1300 Intro to Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryASAG 3360 Color and Visual Image
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 1304 Precalculus Mathematics (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCCPA 2300 Public Speaking in Context
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 1302 Rhetoric II: First Yr Seminar in Rhetoric, Contemporary Issues (OR) DISC 1313 Inquiry Seminar
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARHS 1303 Intro to Western Art I
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARHS 1304 Intro to Western Art II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 1303 Essentials of Biology (of higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabBIOL 1101 Introductory Biology Lab (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECO 1311 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1301 Chemistry for Liberal Arts (or higher) + CHEM 1113 General Chem Lab (or higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECO 1312 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 2312 Unfinished Nation: US History Since 1877
GNST 3020 StatisticsSTAT 2331 Intro to Statistical Methods
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYC 3341 Social Psychology
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchMKTG 3343 Consumer Behavior
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MKTG 3310 Marketing Concepts
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMKTG 3346 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.