Porterville Community College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Porterville Community College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGLISH P101A Expository Composition|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART P103 Fundamentals of Drawing|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART P106 2-D Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH P101 Trigonometry (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COMMUNICATIONS P101 Introduction to Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGLISH P101B Advanced Composition and Literature (or) PHILOSOPHY P107 Introduction to Logic|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART P113 Prehistoric to Medieval Art History|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART P114 Renaissance to Contemporary Art History|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOLOGY P105 Introduction to Biology (or) BIOLOGY P106 Introductory Biology (or) BIOLOGY P110 Principles of Biology (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECONOMICS P101 Principles of Economics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEMISTRY P101A General Chemistry (or Higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECONOMICS P102 Principles of Economics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HISTORY P118 History/US from 1877 to the 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.