Southwestern Illinois College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Southwestern Illinois College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 101 Rhetoric & Composition I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 150 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 111 Basic Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 107 General Education Statistics (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPCH 151 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 102 Rhetoric and Composition II|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 104 Art History I|
|GNST 2380 World Art*||ART 103 Survey of Non-Western Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 105 Art History II|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 101 Principles of Biology (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 202 Principles of Economics II|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 101 Introductory Chemistry (or) CHEM 105 General Chemistry I|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 201 Principles of Economics I|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 181 US History, 1865 to the Present|
*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.