Florida International University
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Florida International University Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENC 1101 Writing and RhetoricI|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 2300C Beginning Drawing|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 1201C 2D Design (+) ART 3830C Color Theory|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||One Class from: MAC 1105-MAC 2312 (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPC 1017L Fundamentals of Speech Communications|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENC 1102 Writing and Rhetoric II|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ARH 2050 Art History Survey I|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ARH 2051 Art History Survey II|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECO 2023 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHM 1025 Fundamentals of Chemistry (or higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||AMH 2020 American History, 1850 to the Present (+) 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.