Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Garrett College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 101 Composition I -- Expository Writing|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 201 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 101 Basic Design I|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MAT 105 College Algebra (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPC 101 Introduction to Communication|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 104 Argumentation and Persuasive Research Writing|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO 101 General Biology I (or higher)|
|GNST 2470L Principles of Biology Lab||BIO 101 General Biology I LAB (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECN 202 Principles of Economics II (MICRO)|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHE 100 Introduction to College Chemistry (or higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART 103 Art Appreciation|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECN 201 Principles of Economics I (MACRO)|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIS 112 American History Since 1865 (+) any one economics course|
|MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*||BUS 201 Principles of Marketing|
*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.