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Irvine Valley College (IVC)

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Irvine Valley College (IVC) Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*MGT 125 Organizational Behavior
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipENTR 160 Entrepreneurship: Managing Your Business
BUMT 3300A Financial Accounting IACCT 1A Financial Accounting
BUMT 3950 Managerial Accounting*ACCT 1B Managerial Accounting
BUMT 4130 Financial LiteracyACCT 1A Financial Accounting (+) ACCT 1B Managerial Accounting (+) ACCT 275 A Auditing
GNST 1040 English CompositionWR 1: College Writing I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 80: Drawing Fundamentals
GNST 1200 20th Century DesignersARTH 28 Contemporary Art History (or) ARTH 29 19th and Early 20th Century Art
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryDMA 40 Digital 2D Design and Color Theory (or) ART 42 Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 2: Pre-Calculus (or higher, any course approved for IGECT 2 or Academic Breadth B4)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 1: Communication Fundamentals
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*WR2: College Writing 2: Critical Thinking/Writing
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*FILM 70 History of Film
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTH 25: Art History Survey I: Western
GNST 2120 EthicsPHIL 2 Introduction to Ethics
GNST 2380 World Art* ARTH 23 African and Oceanic Art
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTH 26: Art History Survey II: Western
GNST 2430 Perspectives in DiversityMGT 115 Diversity, Business and the workplace
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO 1: The Life Sciences (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabAny IVC College level Biology Lab course
GNST 2530 Principles of KinesiologyKNES 99 Introduction to Kinesiology
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 1 (or 1H): Principles of Economics - Micro
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1A: General Chemistry I (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTH 20: Art Appreciation
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2 (or 2H): Principles of Economics - Macro
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 24: America After the Bomb: 1945 to Present
GNST 3020 StatisticsMATH 10 Introduction to Statistics (or) MGT 10 Statistics for Business and Economics (or) ECON 10 (or 10H): Statistics for Business and Economics
GNST 3050 Writing for Business ProfessionalsMGT 104 Business Communication
GNST 3400 Social Psychology* PSYC 30 Social Psychology (or) SOC 30 Social Psychology
GNST 3700 Multicultural Perspective through the Short StoryLIT 46 Ethnicity in Literature of the United States
GNST 3900 Issues in Contemporary SocietySOC 2 Social Problems
GRPH 1720 TypographyDMA 65 Typography
GRPH 2050 Brand X*DMA 175 Corporate Identity-Trademarks and Logos
GRPH 2470 Motion Graphics DesignDMA 62 Motion Graphics
GRPH 2780 Introduction to Digital Photography*DMA 51 Beginning Digital Photography
INTD 1090A Technical Drawing IDR 103 Introduction to Architectural Drafting
INTD 1090B Technical Drawing IIDR 50 Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchMGT 282 Retail Management
MMKT 2640 International Business*MGT 68 Introduction to International Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MGT 135 Principles of Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail Environment MGT 282 Retail Management
SMED 1100 Introduction to Social MediaENTR 117 Social Media Marketing
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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.