Louisiana State University
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Louisiana State University Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 1001 English Composition|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 1010 Introduction to Drawing|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 1011 Two-Dimensional Design (or) ART 2552 Color Design|
|GNST 1440 Textile Science*||HUEC 2040 Textile Science|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 1021 College Algebra (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||CMST 2060 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 2000 English Composition II|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ARTH 2469 Italian Renaissance Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ARTH 2470 Survey of Modern to Contemporary Art|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 1001 General Biology with Lab (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 2000 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 1201 General Chemistry I (or higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 2010 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 2057 The United States from 1865 to Present|
*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.