Sonoma State University
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Sonoma State University Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 100A First-Year Composition|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ARTS 202 Beginning Drawing|
|GNST 1170 History of Costume*||THAR 143B Costumes|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ARTS 101 Art Fundamentals|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 131 Introduction to Finite Mathematics (or) MATH 150 Modern Geometry (or) MATH 160 Precalculus Mathematics (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||ENGL 201 Written and Oral Discourse Studies|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||PHIL 101 Critical Thinking (or) PHIL 102|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ARTH 210 Introduction to Art History|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ARTH 211 Introduction to Art History|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 110 Biological Inquiry (or) BIOL 115 Introduction to Biology (or) BIOL 121 Diversity, Structure, and Function (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 205 Introduction to Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 102 Chemistry and Society (or) CHEM 105 Elem of General, Organic and Biochem CHEM 115A General Chemistry (or higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 204 Introduction to Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 252 History of the United States Since 1865 (+) Any ONE economics Class|
*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.