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Cerritos College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Cerritos College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 100 Freshman Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 111 Intermediate Freehand Drawing or ART 112 Life Drawing or ART 185 Rendering I
GNST 1170 History of Costume*TH 221 Costuming for the Stage
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 122 Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 105 Activity-Based Probability and Statistics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOM 130 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 103 Critical and Argumentative Writing (OR) ENGL 110 Critical Thinking Through Writing (OR) PHIL 103 Philosophical Readling: Critical Thinking in Philosophy (OR) PHIL 106 Intro to Logic
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*TH 150 History of the Motion Picture
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 101 Art History I Prehistoric to Gothic
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 102 Art History II Renaissance to Rococo
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 105 Man and Environment (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Introductory Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 100 Intro to World Art (OR) HUM 100 The Art of Being Human
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 101 American History and Constitution (OR) HIST 103 Political and Social History of the U.S. 1877 to present
GRPH 1050 Digital Imaging*Art 192 Photoshop/Digital Imaging
GRPH 1150 Type & LayoutART 188 Design for Digital Publishing
GRPH 1300 Computer Illustration*ART 186 Computer Graphics with Adobe Illustrator
GRPH 1420 2-D Design*ART 184 Graphic Design I
GRPH 1720 TypographyART 182A Lettering and Typography
MMKT 2640 International Business*BA 101 International Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BA 114 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.