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California College of the Arts

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course California College of the Arts Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionWRLIT 1030 Writing I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*CORES 100 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryCORES 104 2-D
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*WRLIT 2030 Writing 2
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*VISST 1040 Intro to the Arts
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*VISST 1080 Intro to the Modern Arts
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistorySSHIS 2000 American Pol and Democracy
GRPH 1720 TypographyGRPH 2200 Typography 2: Form/Content
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IARCHT 2200 History of Architecture (OR) INTER 2210 History of Interior Design I
INTD 2000 Lighting DesignINTER 3120 Lighting Design
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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.