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California State University Los Angeles

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course California State University Los Angeles Course
DESN 1850 The Business of FashionART 302 Social Aspects of Fashion
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 101 Comp I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 159 Survey and Studio: Intro to Drawing
GNST 1170 History of Costume*ART 471 History of Costume
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 333 Color Theory and Perception (+) ART 203 Two-Dimensional Art Fundamentals
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 102 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 1100 Oral Communication
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*PHIL 160 Critical Thinking
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 155 Animal Biology (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 201 Principles of Econ I: Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 101 General Chemistry I (or higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 202 Principles of Economics II: Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 202B US Civilization
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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.