El Camino College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course El Camino College Course
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipBusiness 24 Small Business Entrepreneurship (if not already given credit for MPDV 2820)
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***Fashion 15 Beginning Fashion Illustration
DESN 1250 Industry Sewing***Fashion 10 Clothing Construction I
DESN 1420 Applied Draping Techniques (6 hours) *Fashion 26B Basic Dress Design through Draping Process
DESN 1760 Pattern Drafting I (6 hours)**Fashion 26A Basic Design and Patternmaking
DESN 2530 Computer-Aided Fashion Design I***Fashion 4 Computer Fashion Illustration
DESN 2540 Computer Pattern Drafting IFashion 29 Computer Pattern Design/Patternmaking
GNST 1040 English CompositionEnglish 1A (or 1AH) Reading and Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*Art 110 Drawing Fundamentals I
GNST 1170 History of Costume*Fashion 31 History of Costume
GNST 1180 Technology for Business Applications*CIS 2 Computer Information Systems 2 Office Applications
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 129 Fundamentals of Colors or Fashion 35 Applied Color Theory
GNST 1440 Textile Science*Fashion 20 Textiles
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Mathematics 130 College Algebra (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCommunication Studies I00 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*English 1C (or 1CH) Critical Thinking and Composition (or) Philosophy 105 (or 105H) Critical Thinking and Discourse
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*Art 102A (or 102H) History of Western Art - Prehistoric to Gothic
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*Art 120B History of Western Art - Proto - Renaissance to 19th century
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**Biology 10 (or 10H) Fundamentals of Biology (or Higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**Economics 2 (or 2H) Principles of Economics: Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**Chemistry 1A General Chemistry I (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*Art 101 Art and Visual Culture: A Global Prospective
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*Art 102C History of Western Art - 19th Century to Contemporary Times
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**Economics 1 (or 1H) Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHistory 102 United States History from 1877 to Present
GNST 2980 Professional PracticesBusiness 40 Career Planning
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUS 14 Marketing
MPDV 1750 Trends and Fashion ForecastingBusiness 19 Principles of Retailing 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.