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MiraCosta College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course MiraCosta College Course
BUAD 1800 Leadership DevelopmentBUS 302 Leadership and Personal Development
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BUS 136 Human Relations in Business
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipBUS 130 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
BUMT 3300A Financial Accounting IACCT 201/201H Financial Accounting
BUMT 3820 Business LawBIS 140/140H Legal Environment of Business
BUMT 3950 Managerial Accounting*ACCT 202/202H Managerial Accounting
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 100 Composition and Reading
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 100 Drawing and Composition (or) ART 203 Figure Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 101 Design and Color
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 103 Statistics (OR HIGHER ie: any course above the intermediate algebra level)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 101 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 201 Critical Thinking, Composition, and Literature (OR) ENGL 202 Critical Thinking and Composition
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 258 Ancient to Gothic Art
GNST 2380 World Art*ART 158 Traditional Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americans
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 259 History of Renaissance to Modern At
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO 102 Introductory Biology: Ecology and Environmental Biology (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabAny MiraCosta College Biology Lab course
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 102 Principles of Economics: MICRO
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 103 Chemistry and Society: For Non-Science Majors (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 157 Art Orientation
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 260 History of Modern Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 101 Principles of Economics: MACRO
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 111 US from Reconstruction to the Present
GNST 3020 StatisticsBUS 204/204H Business Statistics
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYC 103 Social Psychology
MMKT 2640 International Business*BUS 160 International Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUS 132 Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentBUS 134 Retail Management
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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.