|FIDM Course||Sierra College Course|
|DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***||FASH 8 Fashion Illustrator|
|DESN 1850 The Business of Fashion||FASH 1 Introduction to Fashion (+) FASH 2 Fashion Analysis and Selection|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 1A Introduction to Composition|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 4B Drawing|
|GNST 1170 History of Costume*||FASH 12 Fashion History|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 6C Color Theory|
|GNST 1440 Textile Science*||FASH 3 Textiles|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 8 Trigonometry (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COMM 1 Fundamentals of Public Speaking|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 1B Critical Thinking and Writing About Literature (or) PHIL 4 Introduction to Critical Thinking|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 1A History of Prehistoric Through Gothic Art|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 1B History of Renaissance to Mid-Nineteenth Century Art|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 1 General Biology (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 1B Fundamentals of Economics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 1A General Chemistry (or Higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART 10 Art Appreciation|
|GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*||ART 1C History of Modern to Contemporary Art|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 1A Fundamentals of Macroeconomics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 17B History of the United States Since 1865|
|VCOM 2460 Design Installation (6 hours)**||FASH 14 Visual Merchandising|
*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.