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Columbia College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Columbia College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1A Reading and Comp: Beginning
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART I Basic Freehand Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 2 Basic Color and Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 2 Elements of Statistics (or higher) (does not include MATH 100A-250)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPCOM 1 Intro to Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 1C Critical Reasoning and Writing
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 11 History of Art: Ancient and Medieval
GNST 2380 World Art*ART 13 Art of Africa, Asia, Australia, and the Americas
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 12 History of Art Renaissance, Baroque, and Modern
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 17 Fundamentals of Biology (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 11 Principles of Economics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 5 Intro Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 10 Principles of Economics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 17 US 1877 to Present
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*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.