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Virginia Commonwealth University

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Virginia Commonwealth University Course
BUMT 3600 Management Theory & PrinciplesMGMT 310 Managing People in Organizations
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementMGMT 331 Human Resources Management
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUSN 323 Legal Environment of Business
BUMT 4250 Supply Chain Management*SCMA 386 Global Supply Chain Management
BUMT 4840 Studies in LeadershipMGMT 319 Leadership
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FASH 205 Fashion Drawing I
DESN 1220 Basic Draping Techniques*FASH 202 Draping
DESN 1850 The Business of FashionFASH 120 Intro to the Fashion Industry
GNST 1040 English CompositionUNIV 112 Focused Inquiry II
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ARTF 131 Drawing Studio
GNST 1200 20th Century DesignersFASH 370 Design History: 20th and 21st Centuries
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTF 132 Surface Research
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 141 Algebra with Applications (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPCH 121 Effective Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*UNIV 200 Inquiry and the Craft of Argument
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTH 103 Survey of Art I
GNST 2380 World Art*ARTH 207 Global Art History
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTH 104 Survey of Art II
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 210 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 101 General Chemistry I (or higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 211 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 104 Survey of American History
GNST 3020 StatisticsSTAT 208 Statistical Thinking (OR) STAT 210 Basic Practice of Statistics
GRPH 1720 TypographyGDES 211 Typography I
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IARTH 300 Prehistoric and Ancient Art and Arch (OR) ARTH 305 Classical Art and Arch
INTD 1650 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IIARTH 315 Renaissance Art and Arch (OR) ARCH 320 Baroque and Rococo (OR) ARCH 333 Modern Art and Arch
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchMKTG 315 Buyer Behavior
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MKTG 301 Marketing Principles
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMKTG 340 Retail Management
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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.