California College of the Arts
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||California College of the Arts Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||WRLIT 1030 Writing I|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||CORES 100 Drawing I|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||CORES 104 2-D|
|GNST 1440 Textile Science*||TEXTL 1000 Intro to Textiles|
|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 History||SSHIS 2000 American Pol and Democracy|
|GRPH 1720 Typography||GRPH 2200 Typography 2: Form/Content|
|INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design I||ARCHT 2200 History of Architecture (OR) INTER 2210 History of Interior Design I|
|INTD 2000 Lighting Design||INTER 3120 Lighting Design|
*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.