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Boston University

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Boston University Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionCAS WR 100 Writing Seminar
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*CFA AR 131 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryCFA AR 123 Foundation Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*CAS MA 109 Art and Science of Quantitative Reasoning (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOM CM 311 Professional Presentation
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*CAS WR 150 Writing and Research Seminar
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*CAS AH 111 Intro to Art History I
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*CAS AH 112 Intro to Art History II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**CAS BI 107 Biology I
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**CAS EC 101 Introductory Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CAS CH 101 General Chemistry I
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**CAS EC 102 Intro Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryCAS HI 152 U.S. Since 1865
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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.