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East Los Angeles College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course East Los Angeles College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 101 College Reading and Composition I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 201 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 213 Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 215 Principles of Mathematics I (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 101 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGLISH 103 Composition and Critical Thinking
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTHIST 110 Survey of Art History I
GNST 2380 World Art*ARTHIST 140 The Art of Africa, Oceania, and Ancient America
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTHIST 120 Survey of Art History II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOLOGY 3 Introduction to Biology (OR) BIOLOGY 6 General Biology (OR) BIOLOGY 20 Human Anatomy & Physiology (OR) BIOLOGY 25 Human Biology
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 1 Principles of Economics I
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 51 Fundamentals to Chemistry (OR) CHEM 65 Introduction to General Chemistry (OR) CHEM 101 General Chemistry I
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 103 Art Appreciation I
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTHIST 171 Introduction to Global Contemporary Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2 Principles of Economics II
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHISTORY 6 History of the Americas II
GRPH 1150 Type & LayoutART 635 Desktop Publishing Design
GRPH 1720 TypographyART 601 Typography II
INTD 1000A Sketching Techniques IARC 121 Freehand Drawing I (Portfolio Review & Interview Required)
INTD 1000B Sketching Techniques IIARC 122 Architectural Perspective (Portfolio Review & Interview Required)
INTD 1090A Technical Drawing IARC 170 Beginning Architectural Drafting (Portfolio Review & Interview Required)
INTD 1090B Technical Drawing IIARC 161 Introduction to Computer-Aided Architectural Design (Portfolio Review & Interview Required)
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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.