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California State University Long Beach

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course California State University Long Beach Course
BUAD 1800 Leadership DevelopmentCBA 401A Ethical Leadership
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*MGMT 300 Principles of Management and Operations
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipMKTG 350 Introduction to Entrepreneurial Marketing
BUMT 3100 Ethics in BusinessCBA 400 Business Ethics
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 100 Composition II
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 181 Foundation Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 130 Foundation Two-Dimensional
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 111 Precalculus Trigonometry (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 130 Essential Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 102 Critical Reading and Writing
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*AH 111A Foundation Art History I
GNST 2220 History of DesignDESN 110 Foundation Design History
GNST 2380 World Art*AH 114 Foundation Art History: Arts of Africa, Oceania, and Indigenous North America
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*AH 111B Foundation Art History II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 200 General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Chemistry and Today's World (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 110 Introduction to the Visual Arts
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 100 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 173 Recent United States History
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSY 351 Social Psychology
INTD 2000 Lighting DesignDESN 244 Lighting Design for Interior Architecture
INTD 2050 Materials for Interior DesignDESN 143 Materials for Interiors
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchMKTG 490 Consumer Behavior
MMKT 2640 International Business*CBA 300 International Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MKTG 300 Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMKTG 310 Retail Concepts and Policies
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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.