Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||Cypress College Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ENGL 100C College Writing (or) ENGL 100HC Honors College Writing|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 185C Life Drawing (or) ART 182C Beginning Drawing|
|GNST 1170 History of Costume*||THEA 145C Fundamentals of Costume Design|
|GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory||ART 123C Color Theory|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 100C Math for Liberal Art Students (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||COMM 100C Human Communication (or) COMM 100C Honors Human Communication|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||ENGL 103C(HC) Critical Reasoning and Writing (or) ENGL 104C(HC) Critical Analysis & literature (or) ENGL 106C Critical Thinking (or) PHIL 170C Logic and Critical Thinking (or) PHIL 172C Critical Thinking/Writing|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART 111C Survey of Art History I|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART 112C Survey of Art History II (or) Art 112HC Honors Survey of Art History II|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIOL 101C General Biology (or) BIOL 101HC Honors General Biology (or) BIOL 102 C Human Biology (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 105C Principles of Economics - Micro (or) ECON 105HC Honors Principles of Economics|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 100 C Chemistry for Daily Life (or) CHEM 107 C Preparation for General Chemistry (or) CHEM 111AC General Chemistry (or Higher)|
|GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*||ART 100C Fundamentals of Art (or) Art 110C Introduction to Art|
|GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*||ART 114C Modern Art History|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 100 C Principles of Economics-Macro (or) ECON 100HC Honors Principles of Economics|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HIST 171 C History of the U.S. II|
|MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*||MKT 222 C Principles of Marketing|
*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.