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University of Texas El Paso

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course University of Texas El Paso Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1311 Expos. English Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ARTH 1302 Basic Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTF 1301 Basic Drawing I
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 1312 Calculus II (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 1301 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 1312 Research & Critical Writing
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTH 1305 History I
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTH 1306 History of Art II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 1303 Introduction Biology with Lab (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 2304 Principles of Economics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1407 Introductory Chemistry (or) CHEM 1305 General Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2303 Principles of Economics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 1302 History of U.S. Since 1865 (or) HIST 3306 United States Since 1941 (+) Any ONE economics course
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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.