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University of Illinois at Chicago

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course University of Illinois at Chicago Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*MGMT 452 Organizational Behavior
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementMGMT 453 Human Resource Management
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 160 Academic Writing I: Writing in Academic and Public Contexts
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 112 Introduction to Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 280 Topics in Color (OR) DES 170 Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 110 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 100 Fundamentals of Human Communication
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 161 Academic Writing II: Writing for Inquiry and Research
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 110 World History of Art and the Built Environment I
GNST 2220 History of DesignAH/DES 235 History of Design I: 1760-1925 (+) AH/DES 236 History of Design II: 1925 to the Present
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 111 World History of Art and the Built Environment II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOS 100 Biology of Cells and Organisms (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 120 Principles of MIcroeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Chemistry and Life (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 101 Signifying Practices: Art and Visual Culture
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*AH 160 Trends in International Conemporary Art Since 1960
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 121 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 104 Modern America: From Industrialization to Globalization
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSCH 312 Social Psychology
GRPH 1720 TypographyDES 209 Typography II
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchMKTG 461 Consumer Market Behavior
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MKTG 460 Marketing Analytics
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMKTG 452 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.