College of Southern Maryland
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||College of Southern Maryland Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 1010 Comp and Rhetoric|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 1200 Basic Design (+) ART 1210 Color Theory & Practice|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MTH 1100 College Math (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COM 1650 Intro to Public Speaking|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 1010 History of Western Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 1020 History of Western Art|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO 1040 Intro to Human Anatomy and Physiology (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECN 2020 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHE 1200 General Chemistry I (or higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECN 2025 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HST 1032 The US since 1877|
*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.