Elgin Community College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Elgin Community College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 101 English Composition I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 101 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 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 SpeakingCMS 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 HistoryHIS 152 US History Since 1865 (+) Any One Economics Course
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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.