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University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*MGMT 3361 Principles of Management
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipENTR 3340 New Venture Creation and Innovation
BUMT 3100 Ethics in BusinessMARK 3330 Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
BUMT 3600 Management Theory & PrinciplesMGMT 4321 Organizational Behavior
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementMGMT 3362 Human Resource Management
BUMT 3820 Business LawBLAW 3337 Business Law I
BUMT 4250 Supply Chain Management*MGMT 4367 Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
BUMT 4500 International FinanceFINA 4381 Internation Finance
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1301 Rhetoric and Composition I (or ENGL 1387 Honors)
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ARTS 1316 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTS 1311 Design I
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 1314 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 1315 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 1302 Rhetoric and Composition II (or ENGL 1388 Honors)
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*FILM 3325 History and Significance of the Motion Picture
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTS 1303 Art History I, Prehistoric to the 14th Century
GNST 2220 History of DesignARTS 3354 History of Graphic Design
GNST 2380 World Art*ARTS 3352 Art and Architecture of Asia, Africa, and Oceania
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTS 1304 Art History II, 14th Century to the Present
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 1406 General Biology I + Lab (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTS 3396 Contemporary Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 1302 U.S. History II (or HIST 1388 Honors)
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYC 3324 Social Psychology
GRPH 1720 TypographyARTS 2363 Typography
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchMARK 3340 Consumer Behavior
MMKT 2640 International Business*MARK 3310 International Marketing
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MARK 3300 Principles of Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMARK 3360 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.