San Bernardino Valley College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||San Bernardino Valley College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 101 Freshman Composition|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 124x4 Drawing|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 120 Two-Dimensional Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 102 College Algebra (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COMMST 100 Elements of Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 102 Intermediate Composition and Critical Thinking|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 100 Art History: The Stone Age to the Middle Ages|
|GNST 2380 World Art*||ART 107 Art History: Africa, Asia, The Americas, and Oceania|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 102 Art History: Renaissance to the Present or ART 102H Art History: Renaissance to Present|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 100 General Biology or BIOL 102 Human Biology|
|GNST 2470L Principles of Biology Lab||Any Biology Lab|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 101 Introductory Chemistry OR CHEM 150 or 150H Genenral Chemistry I|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 200 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 101 United States History: 1865 to 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.