Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Pierce College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL & 101 English Composition I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 111 Drawing, Beginning|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 102 Design, Intermediate|
|GNST 1440 Textile Science*||FASH 163 Consumer Textiles|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 107 Math in Society (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||CMST & 220 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL & 102 English Composition II|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 244 History of Art|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL & 100 Survey of Biology (or) BIOL & 160 General Biology w/Lab (or) BIOL & 170 Human Biology (or) BIOL & 175 Human Biology w/Lab (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON & 201 Micro Economics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM & 100 Chemistry Preparatory (or) CHEM & 110 Chemical Concepts w/lab (or) CHEM & 121 Introduction to Chemistry (or) CHEM & 161 Organic Chemistry w/Lab (or Higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART & 100 Art Appreciation|
|GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*||ART 145 History of Art-Contemporary|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON & 202 Macro Economics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST & 158 History of the US III|
|MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*||MNGT 282 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.