Bates Technical College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Bates Technical College Course|
|DESN 1250 Industry Sewing***||FASH 134 Sewing Fundamentals|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 101 English Comp I|
|GNST 1170 History of Costume*||FASH 121 Designers of Influence Pre-19th Century (OR) FASH 140 Designers of Influence 19th Century to Present Day|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 141 Precalculus I (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||CMST 220 Public Speaking|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 210 General Biology|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 121 General Chemistry|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART 100 Art Appreciation|
|MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*||MARK 101 Marketing Principles|
*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.