Des Moines Area Communtiy College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Des Moines Area Communtiy College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 102 Composition I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 136 Drawing|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MAT 110 Math for Liberal Arts (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPC 101 Fund of Oral Communication|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 106 Composition II|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO 104 Intro to Biology with Lab (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECN 130 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHM 105 Survey of Chemistry (or Higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECN 120 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIS 153 U.S. History 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.