Contra Costa College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Contra Costa College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 1A Comp and Reading|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 174 Drawing and Comp: Beginning I|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 135 College Algebra (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPCH 120 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 1C Critical Thinking and Advanced Comp|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 190 Hisotyr of Art Prehistoric through 14th Century|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 191 History of Art 15th through 20th Centuries|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOSC 110 Intro to Biological Science (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 221 Intro to Microeconomic Principles|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 119 Intro Chemistry (or higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART 117 Art Appreciation and Architecture|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 220 Intro to Macroeconomic Principles|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 121 History of the US (1865-present) (+) 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.