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California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*MHR 318 Organizational Behavior
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipMHR 320 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
BUMT 3300A Financial Accounting IACC 207 or 207A Financial Accounting in Decision Making
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementMHR 311 Human Resources Management
BUMT 3820 Business LawFRL 201 Legal Environment of Business Transactions
BUMT 3950 Managerial Accounting*ACC 208 or 208A Managerial Accounting in Decision Making
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 104 Freshman English
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 140A Foundations of Drawing I (OR) ART 244A Beginning Life Drawing
GNST 1170 History of Costume*ART 108 Culture, People and Dress
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 253A Design and Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MAT 105 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOM 100 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENG 105 Freshman English II
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 212 History of Western Art
GNST 2220 History of DesignART 311 History of Design
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 213 History of Western Art (+) ART 214 History of Western Art
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO 111 General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabANY Cal Poly SLO Biology Lab
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**EC 201 Principles of Economics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 101 Consumer Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 312 Visual Arts in the Twentieth Century
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 313 Contemporary Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**EC 201 Principles of Economics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 202 United States History
GNST 3020 StatisticsSTA 120 Statics with Application
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSY 332 Organizational Psychology
GRPH 1720 TypographyART 251A Lettering and Typography
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IARC 361 or 361A Ancient and Medieval Architecture (+) ARC 362 or 362A Renaissance and Baroque
INTD 1650 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IIARC 363 or 363A Modern Architecture Since 1750
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*IBM 301 Marketing Strategy
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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.