Imperial Valley Community College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Imperial Valley Community College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 110 Composition and Reading|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 120 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 110 Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 122 Finite Mathematics (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPCH 100 Oral Communication (*course syllabus must show minimum of 3 speech deliveries)|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 201 Advanced Composition|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 100 History of Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 102 History of Art II|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 100 Principles of Biological Science BIOL 180 General Biology: Molecules, Cells, and Genetics (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECO 101 Introduction to MIcro Economics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 100 Introduction to Chemistry|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 102 Introduction To Macro Economics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 121 United States from 1877|
*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.