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West Hills College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course West Hills College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 1A Composition and Reading
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 5A Basic Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 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 SpeakingCOM 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 HistoryHIST 17B History of the U.S. 1865-Present
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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.