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Whatcom Community College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Whatcom Community College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 101 English Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 112 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 115 2D Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MAT 107 Math in Society (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCMST 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 HistoryHIST 147 US History II
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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.