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Southwestern College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Southwestern College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 115 Reading and Composition: Exposition and Argumentation
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 100 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 101 Design I
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 100 Mathematics for General Education (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 104 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 116 Critical Thinking and Composition (or) PHIL 103 Logic and Critical Thinking (or) COMM 160 Argumentation and Debate
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 150 Art History Survey - Stone Age to the Ages of Faith
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 151 Art History-Renaissance to Modern
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 100 Principles of Biology (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 102 Principles of Economics II
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Introduction to General Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 104 Introduction to Art (or) HUM 101 Humanities Through the Arts I (or) HUM 102 Humanities Through the Arts II (or) HUM 104 Introduction to Humanities: Arts and Ideas
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 157 Nineteenth Through Twenty-First Century Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 101 Principles of Economics I
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryECON 100 Contemporary Economic Problem (+) HIST 101 American Civilization II
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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.