University of Pittsburgh
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||University of Pittsburgh Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGCMP 0200 Seminar in Composition|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||SA 1230 Drawing|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||SA 0110 Foundation Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 0025 Applied College Algebra|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COMMRC 0520 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGCMP 0440 Critical Writing|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||HAA Baroque Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||HAA 0302 Renaissance Art|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOSC 0150 Foundation of Biology with lab (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 0100 Intro to Microeconomics Theory|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 0110 General Chemistry I|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 0110 Intro to Macroeconomics Theory|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 0601 United States 1865-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.