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La Sierra University

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course La Sierra University Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 112 College Writing II
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ARTS 224 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTS 115 Design Principles
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 121 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 104 Fundamentals of Speech
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENG 113 College Writing III
GNST 2220 History of DesignARTA 408B History of Graphic Design
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTA 309 Art History: Baroque through Modern Art
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 111 General Biology I (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabBIOL 111L General Biology I Lab (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 255 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 105 Introductory Chemistry I (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTA 205 The Language of Art
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTA 408A Contemporary Art Issues
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 254 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 336 Twentieth Century America (+) any one economics course
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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.