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Imperial Valley Community College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Imperial Valley Community College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 110 Composition and Reading
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 120 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 110 Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 122 Finite Mathematics (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPCH 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 HistoryHIST 121 United States from 1877
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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.