West Hills College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||West Hills College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENG 1A Composition and Reading|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 5A Basic Drawing|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 2 Two-Dimensional Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 1A Intro to Calculus or higher (MATH 1B, 2A, 2B, 15 through MATH 25)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COM 1 Elements of Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENG 1B Literature, Critical Thinking and Writing|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 16A Survey of Western Art Prehistoric through the Middle Ages|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 16B Survey of Western Art Renaissance to Present|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO 10 Fundamentals of Biology (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 1B Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 1A General Chemistry I (or higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART 42 Art Appreciation|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 1A Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 17B History of the U.S. 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.