Berkshire Community College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Berkshire Community College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 101 Composition I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||FAS 111 Drawing I|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MAT 102 College Algebra (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COM 105 Intro to Oral Communication|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 102 Composition II|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||FAS 171 Pre-Renaissance Art History|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||FAS 172 Renaissance to Modern Art History|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO General Biology I|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHM 101 Introductory Chemistry I|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECO 212 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIS 118 US History Since 1865 (+) any ONE Economics course|
*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.