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Chaffey College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Chaffey College Course
BUAD 1800 Leadership DevelopmentBUSMGT 441 Principles of Leadership
BUMT 3300A Financial Accounting IACCTG 1A Financial Accounting
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUSL 28A Business Law I
BUMT 3950 Managerial Accounting*ACCTG 1B Managerial Accounting
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FASHD 65 Fashion Illustration
DESN 1250 Industry Sewing***FASHD 40 Beginning Clothing Construction
DESN 1760 Pattern Drafting I (6 hours)**FASHD 61 Pattern Drafting I
DESN 2160 Pattern Drafting II (6 hours)**FASHD 471 Advanced Patternmaking
DESN 2530 Computer-Aided Fashion Design I***FASHD 428 Computer-Aided Design
DESN 2540 Computer Pattern Drafting IFASHD 472 Computer-Aided Patternmaking
DESN 2700 Collection Development (6 hours)**FASHD 480 Design Collection
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1A Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 14 Introduction to Drawing (or) ART 30 Figure Drawing
GNST 1170 History of Costume*ART 64 History of Costume (OR) TAT 22 History of Costume (or) FASHD 20 History of Fashion
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 15 Color Theory (or) ART 10 Fundamentals of Design in Two Dimensions
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Any Chaffey College Math course certified for CSUGE AREA B4 or IGETC AREA 2
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 2 Fundamentals of Effective Speaking (or) COMSTD 8 Fundamentals of Speech Communication
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 1B Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking (OR) PHIL 76 Critical Thinking
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 3 Survey of Western Art from Prehistory through the Middle Ages
GNST 2120 EthicsBUS 60 Business Ethics (or) PHIL 72 Seminar in Ethics
GNST 2220 History of DesignART 407 History of Design
GNST 2380 World Art*ARTH 7 Arts of Africa, Oceania, and Indigenous North America
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 5 Survey of Western Art from Renaissance to Contemporary
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 1 General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabAny Chaffey College Biology Lab course
GNST 2530 Principles of KinesiologyKINLEC-18 Introduction to Kinesiology
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 4 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 7 Chemistry in Everyday Life with Lab (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*HUMAN 6 Arts and Ideas: Renaissance to Modern
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTH 19 Contemporary Art: 1945-Present
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 18 U.S. History from 1865 (OR) HIST 20 Contemporary History of the U.S. from 1945-Present
GNST 3020 StatisticsSTAT 10 Elementary Statistics
GNST 3050 Writing for Business ProfessionalsBUS 88 Business Communication
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYCH 65 Social Psychology
GNST 3900 Issues in Contemporary SocietySOC 70 Social Problems
GRPH 1150 Type & LayoutART 73 Typography and Layout
GRPH 1300 Computer Illustration*ART 478 Illustration on the Computer
GRPH 1420 2-D Design*ART 10 Fundamentals of Design in Two Dimensions
GRPH 2630 Website Design*ART 83 Web Design
GRPH 2780 Introduction to Digital Photography*PHOT 7 Introduction to Digital Photography
INTD 1000A Sketching Techniques IID 16 Quick Sketching for Interior Designers
INTD 1090A Technical Drawing IID 15 Architectural Drafting for Interior Designers
INTD 1090B Technical Drawing IIID 27 Computer Drafting and Design for Interiors
INTD 1220 Design ProcessID 10 Introduction to Interior Design
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IID 11 History of Western Architecture and Interiors
INTD 1450 Residential Design ConceptsID 14 Fundamentals of Design for Interiors
INTD 1650 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IIID 12 History of Western Architecture and Interiors II
INTD 1850 Commercial Design ConceptsID 21 Space Planning
INTD 2000 Lighting DesignID 17 Introduction to Lighting
INTD 2050 Materials for Interior DesignID 22 Interior Design Materials
MMKT 2640 International Business*BUS 61 Introduction to Global Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUSMKT 40 Marketing Principles
MRCH 1100 The Business of Fashion MerchandisingFASHM 10 Introduction to the Fashion Industry
MRCH 1420 Textiles & Product AnalysisFASHM 60 Textiles (if credit not applied toward GNST 1440 Textile Science)
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentFASHM-11 Fashion Retail Merchandising and Management (or) BUSMGT 11 Retail Merchandising and Management
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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.