California State University San Luis Obispo

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course California State University San Luis Obispo Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BUS 387 Organization Behavior
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementBUS 384 Human Resources Management
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUS 308 Business Law II
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 134 Writing and Rhetoric
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 101 Fundamentals of Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 102 Art and Design Foundation Studies I (OR) ART 103 Art and Design Foundation Studies II
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 118 Precalculus Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMS 101 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 145 Reasoning, Argumentation, and Writing
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 211 Art History: Ancient to Renaissance
GNST 2220 History of DesignART 313 Design History
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 212 Art History: Renaissance through Baroque Eras (+) ART 311 Art History: 19th Century
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO 111 General Biology (+) LAB (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 221 Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 110 World of Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 203 Art Theory and Practice
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 315 Art History: Art Since 1945
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 222 Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 202 United States History Since 1865 (+) anyone economics course
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSY 360 Applied Social Psychology
GRPH 1720 TypographyART 338 Typography II
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IARCH 217 History of World Architecture: Prehistory - Middle Ages (+) ARCH 218 History of World Architecture: Middle Ages - 18th Century
INTD 1650 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IIARCH 219 History of World Architecture: 18th Century - Present
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUS 346 Principles of Marketing
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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.