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El Paso Community College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course El Paso Community College Course
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FSHD 1322 Fashion Sketching
DESN 1220 Basic Draping Techniques*FSHD 2306 Draping
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 1301 Expository English Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ARTS 1316 Basic Drawing
GNST 1170 History of Costume*FSHD 1311 Fashion History
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTS 1311 Design I
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 1314 Precalculus I College Algebra and Geometry (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPCH 1315 Fundamentals of Effective Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 1302 Research Writing and Literary Analysis
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTS 1303 Pre-Renaissance Art History
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTS 1304 Renaissance and Modern Art History
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 1306 General Biology Science Majors I (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 2302 Principles of Micro Economics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1306 Health Science Chemistry I (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2301 Principles of Macro Economics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 1302 History of the U.S. since 1877
GRPH 1720 TypographyARTC 1327 Typography
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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.