Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Boston University Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||CAS WR 100 Writing Seminar|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||CFA AR 131 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||CFA AR 123 Foundation Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||CAS MA 109 Art and Science of Quantitative Reasoning (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COM CM 311 Professional Presentation|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||CAS WR 150 Writing and Research Seminar|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||CAS AH 111 Intro to Art History I|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||CAS AH 112 Intro to Art History II|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||CAS BI 107 Biology I|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||CAS EC 101 Introductory Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CAS CH 101 General Chemistry I|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||CAS EC 102 Intro Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||CAS HI 152 U.S. Since 1865|
*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.