Napa Valley College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Napa Valley College Course|
|BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*||BUSI 110 Human Relations in Organizations|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 120 Reading & Composition I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ARTS 110 Fundamentals of Drawing 1|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ARTS 101 2D Foundations|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 106 Pre-Calculus: Elementary Functions (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPCOM 122 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 123 Critical Thinking about Literature (or) ENGL 125 Critical Thinking and Composition (or) PHIL 130 Introduction to Logic|
|GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*||FILM 100 Survey & Appreciation of Film|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ARTH 105 Art History: Prehistoric to Medieval|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ARTH 106 Art History: Renaissance to Modern|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 110 Survey of Biology (or) BIOL 105 Human Biology (or) BIOL 120 General Biology (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 110 Introduction to Chemistry (or) CHEM 120 General Chemistry I (or Higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ARTS 100 Foundations of Studio Arts|
|GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*||ARTH 118 Survey of Modern Art|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 100 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||ECON 120 Economic History of the U.S. (or) HIST 121 United States History 2|
|MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*||BUSI 251 Marketing|
*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.