Whatcom Community College
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Whatcom Community College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 101 English Composition|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 112 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 115 2D Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MAT 107 Math in Society (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||CMST 220 Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 102 English Composition II|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 203 History of Western Art: Ancient and Medieval|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 204 Western Art from 15th-18th Century (or) ART 205 Western Art from 18th to Mid-20th Century|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 103 The Biological World (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 201 Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 104 Finding Things Out: Chemistry (or higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 202 Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 147 US History II|
*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.