Pasadena City College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Pasadena City College Course
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FASH 110 Fashion Illustration
DESN 1250 Industry Sewing***FASH 001A Fashion Survey
DESN 1420 Applied Draping Techniques (6 hours) *FASH 108 Patternmaking by Draping
DESN 1760 Pattern Drafting I (6 hours)**FASH 005 Pattern Drafting I
DESN 1850 The Business of FashionFASH 002 Introduction to the Fashion Industry
DESN 2160 Pattern Drafting II (6 hours)**FASH 105 Intermediate Fashion Drafting and Draping
DESN 2540 Computer Pattern Drafting IFASH 109 Computer Aided Fashion Design
DESN 2560 Pattern Drafting III (6 hours)**FASH 106 Advanced Pattern Drafting and Draping
DESN 2680 Creative Design Analysis & Collection DevelopmentFASH 111B Intermediate Fashion Design
DESN 2700 Collection Development (6 hours)**FASH 130 Fashion Workshop
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 001A Reading and Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*Art 011A Foundation Drawing (or) Art 012A Life Drawing-Beginning (or) Art 015 Sketching for Design
GNST 1170 History of Costume*FASh 124 History of Costume (or) THART 015 Costume for Design
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 031A Color and Composition-Two Dimensional Design (or) ART 031B Color Theory, GRFX 244 COLOR SEPARATION THEORY AND PRINTING PRODUCTION
GNST 1440 Textile Science*FASH 009 Beginning Textiles
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Math 003 College Algebra (or higher) (two digit Math course) Math 003-Math 055 (or) Stat 50 Elementary Statistics (or) Bus 14b Math Analysis Business-Calculus
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPEECH 001 Fundamentals of Speech
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 001C Intermediate Composition - Critical Thinking and Argument (or) PHIL 025 Introduction to Critical Thinking
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*THRT 007B Contemporary Film History
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 001A History of Western Art
GNST 2380 World Art*ART 002 History of African and African American Art (+) ART 003A History of Asian Art
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 001B History of Western Art
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 010 A Cellular Biology, Genetics and Evolution (or Higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 001B Principles of Economics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 001A General Chemistry and Chemical Analysis (or) CHEM 002A Chemistry - General, Organic and Biochemistry (or) CHEM 022 Introductory to Chemistry, (or) ENVS 003 Chemistry and the Environment (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 005 Art Fundamentals
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 004D History of Modern Art in Europe and America (or) ART Since 1945
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 001A Principals of Economics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 007B US United States History from 1876 (or) POLSC 1 Introduction to American Politics (+) Any ONE economics course
GRPH 1100 Desktop PublishingGRFX 220 BASIC DIGITAL IMAGING
GRPH 1720 TypographyGRFX 102 TYPOGRAPHY
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MRKTG 020 Principles of 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.