LaGuardia Community College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||LaGuardia Community College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENC 101 Composition I (or) ENG 101 Composition I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||HUA 103 Beginning Drawing|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||HUA 104 Introduction to Design (or) HUA 115 Color Theory|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MAT 107 Mathematics and the Modern World (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||HUC 106 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 102 Composition II (or) CSE 103 Critical Reading and Academic Literacy (or) HUP 102 Critical Thinking|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||HUA 165 Art History: Prehistoric Through Gothic|
|GNST 2220 History of Design||HUA 212 History of Design|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||HUA 166 Art History: Renaissance Through Modern|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||SCB 201 Fundamentals of Biology (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||SSE 103 Introduction to Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||SCC 201 General Chemistry I (or) SCC 205 Introduction to Chemistry (or Higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||SSE 104 Introduction to Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||SSH 102 American History Since 1865 (+) 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.