Rhode Island Community College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Rhode Island Community College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1010 Composition I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTS 1020 Color (or) ARTS 1310 2-D
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 1200 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 110 Oral Communication I
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 2010 Composition II (or) PHIL 2040 Logic
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTS 1510 Art History: Ancient to Medieval
GNST 2380 World Art*ARTS 1530 Art History: Non-Western Topics
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTS 1520 Art History: Renaissance to Modern
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 1005 Biology in the Modern World (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 2030 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1000 Chemistry of Our Environment (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTS 1001 Introduction to Visual Arts
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTS 2550 Art History: Modern through Contemporary
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2040 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 1220 History of the United States from 1877
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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.