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Merritt College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Merritt College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1A Composition and Reading
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 20 Beginning Drawing and Composition
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 41 Basic Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 2 (or any higher TWO digit math course 2-50) (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 45 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 5 Critical Thinking in Reading and Writing
GNST 2380 World Art*ART 12 World Art: Visual and Historical Analysis
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO 1A General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 2 Principles of Economics (Micro-Economics)
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1A General Chemistry (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 1 Introduction to Art History
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 4 History of Modern Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 1 Principles of Economics (Macro-Economics)
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 7B History of the US Since 1865
GNST 2980 Professional PracticesCOUN 57 Career Life Planning
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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.