Taft Community College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Taft Community College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 1500 Composition and Reading|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 1620 Drawing and Composition|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 1600 Basic Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 1500 Math for a Modern Society (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPCH 1507 (or) SPCH 1511|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 1600 Critical Thinking, Literature, and Composition (or) PHIL 1520|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ARTH 1510 Prehistoric to Renaissance Art History|
|GNST 2380 World Art*||ARTH 1510 Survey of Africa, Oceanic, and the Americans Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ATH 1520 Renaissance to Contemporary Art History|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 1500 Fundamentals of Biology (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 2120 Principles of Economics -Micro|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 1510 Introductory College Chemistry (or higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ARTH 1500 Art Appreciation|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 2210 Principles of Economics -Macro|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 2232 History of the United States Since 1877 (+) Any combination of Economics course|
*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.