El Camino College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course El Camino College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionEnglish 1A Reading and Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*Art 110 Drawing Fundamentals I
GNST 1170 History of Costume*Fashion 31 History of Costume
GNST 1180 Technology for Business Applications*CIS13 Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 129 Fundamentals of Colors
GNST 1440 Textile Science*Fashion 20 Textiles
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Mathematics 130 College Algebra (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCommunication Studies I Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*English 1C Critical Thinking and Composition (or) Philosophy 5 Critical Thinking and Discourse
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*Art 102A History of Western Art - Prehistoric to Gothic
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*Art 120B History of Western Art - Proto - Renaissance to 19th century
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**Biology 10 Fundamentals of Biology (or Higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**Economics 2 Principles of Economics: Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**Chemistry 1A General Chemistry I (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*Art 101 Art and Visual Culture in Modern Life
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*Art 102C History of Western Art - 19th Century to Contemporary Times
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**Economics 1 Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHistory 102 United States History from 1877 to 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.