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Portland State Univ

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Portland State Univ Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BA 302 Organizational Behavior
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementMGMT 351 Human Resources Management
BUMT 4840 Studies in LeadershipMGMT 464 Contemporary Leadership Issues
GNST 1040 English CompositionWR 115 Intro to College Writing
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 131 Intro to Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 101 CORE: Surface
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MTH 111 Intro College Math (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 220 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*WR 121 College Writing
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARH 204 History of Western Art
GNST 2220 History of DesignARH 290 History of Modern Design
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARH 205 History of Western Art
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO 101 General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabBIO 104 General Biology LAB (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**EC 201 or 201H Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CH 104 Intro Chem I (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*FPA 101 Perspectives in the Arts
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARH 206 History of Western Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**EC 202 or 202H Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHST 203 History of the United States (+) any ONE Economics course
GNST 3020 StatisticsSTAT 105 Elementary Data Analysis
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSY 342 (OR) 343 Social Psychology
GRPH 1720 TypographyART 354 Typography II
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchMKTG 363 Consumer Behavior and Customer Satisfaction
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMKTG 375 Retailing
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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.