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Georgia State University

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Georgia State University Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1101 English Composition I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 1010 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 1020 Two-Dimensional Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 1111 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPCH 1500 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 1102 English Composition II
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*AH 1700 Survey of Art I: Prehistoric through Medieval Art
GNST 2220 History of DesignGRD 3910 History of Graphic Design
GNST 2380 World Art*AH 1850 Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*AH 1750 Survey of Art II: The Renaissance through Contemporary Art
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 1103K Introductory Biology I (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1101 Introductory Chemistry I (or higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 3220 United States in the 20th Century (+) any one economics course
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYC 4020 Social Psychology
INTD 1090A Technical Drawing IID 3000 Drafting
INTD 1090B Technical Drawing IIID 4350 Computer-Aided Drafting and Drawing II
INTD 1090C Technical Drawing III*ID 4400 Computer-Aided Drafting and Drawing III Working Drawings
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IID 3010 History of Interior Design I
INTD 1650 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IIID 3920 History of Interior Design II
INTD 2000 Lighting DesignID 4100 Lighting Design
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MK 3010 Basic Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMK 4420 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.