Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Cerritos College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 100 Freshman Comp|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 110 Intermediate Freehand Drawing|
|GNST 1170 History of Costume*||TH 221 Costuming for the Stage|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 130A Fundamentals of Painting|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 105 Activity-Based Probability and Statistics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers (or higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||SPCH 130 Fundamentals of Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 101 Critical Thinking through Literature (OR) PHIL 202 Critical Thinking and Argumentative Writing|
|GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*||TH 150 History of the Motion Picture|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 101 Art History I Prehistoric to Gothic|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 102 Art History II Renaissance to Rococo|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 105 Man and Environment (or higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 100 Introductory Chemistry (or higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART 100 Intro to World Art (OR) HUM 100 The Art of Being Human|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 101 American History and Constitution (OR) HIST 103 Political and Social History of the U.S. 1877 to present|
|MMKT 2640 International Business*||BA 101 International Business|
|MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*||BA 114 Marketing|
*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.