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Los Angeles Southwest College (LASW)

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Los Angeles Southwest College (LASW) Course
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipENTREP 603 Startup Global Entrepreneurship
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUS 005 Business Law I
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 101 (or 101 X) College Reading & Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 201 Drawing I (or) ART 204 Life Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 213 Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Any LASW College Math course certified for CSUGE AREA B4 or IGETC AREA 2
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 101 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 102 College Reading and Composition II (or) ENGL 103 Composition & Critical Thinking
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 101 Survey of Art History I
GNST 2380 World Art*ARTHIST 140 Survey of Art of Africa, Oceania and Ancient America
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 102 Survey of Art History II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 003 Introduction to Biology (or Higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabAny LASW Biology Lab course
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 001 Principles of Economics I
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 051 Fundamentals of Chemistry I (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 103 Art Appreciation I
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTHIST 126 Introduction to Modern Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 002 Principles of Economics II
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 012 Political & Social History of the U.S. II
GNST 3020 StatisticsMATH 227 (or 227S) Statistics (or) MATH 228B Statistics Pathway Part II
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYCH 003 Personality and Social Development
MMKT 2640 International Business*INTBUS 610 International Business
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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.