Santa Monica College (SMC)

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Santa Monica College (SMC) Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BUS 72 Organizational Management and Leadership (+) BUS 76 Human Resources Management
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipBUS 63 Principles of Entrepreneurship
BUMT 3300A Financial Accounting IACCTG 1 Introduction to Financial Accounting
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUS 5 Business Law and the Legal Environment
BUMT 3950 Managerial Accounting*ACCTG 2 Corporate Financial and Managerial Accounting
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FASHN 9A - Illustration & Advertising
DESN 1250 Industry Sewing***FASHN 3- Apparel Construction
DESN 1550 Fashion Sketching for Design II***FASHN 9B - Advanced Fashion Illustration
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1 Reading and Composition I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 20A, Drawing I (OR) ART 21A, Figure Drawing I
GNST 1170 History of Costume*FASHN 8 History of Fashion Design (or) TH ART 26 Introduction to Stage Costuming
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryFASHION 2 - Color Analysis (or) ART 10A, Design I (or) INTDSN 34 Applied Color and Design Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Any ONE of the following Math courses from: MATH 2, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 21, 22 (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOM ST 11 Elements of Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 2 Critical Analysis and Intermediate Composition (OR) ENGL 31 Advanced Composition (OR) PHILOS 7 Logic and Critical Thinking
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*AHIS 1 Western Art History I
GNST 2120 EthicsPHILOS 2 Ethics
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*AHIS 2 Western Art History II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 2 Human Biology (OR) BIOL 3 Fundamentals of Biology
GNST 2530 Principles of KinesiologyPRO CR 10 Introduction to Kinesiology
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 1 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 9 Everyday Chemistry (OR) CHEM 10 Introductory General Chemistry (OR) CHEM 11 General Chemistry I
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*AHIS 11 Art Appreciation: Introduction to Global Visual Culture
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*AHIS 3 Western Art History III
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 12 the united States History through Reconstruction (OR) HIST 13, History of the U.S. after 1945
GNST 3020 StatisticsMATH 54 Elementary Statistics
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYCH 13 Social Psychology
GNST 3900 Issues in Contemporary SocietySOCIOL 2 Social Problems
INTD 1090B Technical Drawing IIINTDSN 35 Computer-Aided Design and Drafting
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design II
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchBUS 26, Marketing Research and Consumer Behavior
MMKT 2640 International Business*BUS 52 International Marketing
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUS 20 Principles of Marketing (OR) FASHN 19 Fashion Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentBUS 21 Merchandising Principles
MRCH 2200 Merchandise Buying*FASHN 5 Fashion Buying
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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.