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Rio Hondo College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Rio Hondo College Course
BUAD 1800 Leadership DevelopmentMGMT 105 Elements of Supervision
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipMGMT 130 Small Business Management-Entrepreneurship
BUMT 3300A Financial Accounting IACCT 101 (or 101H) (C-ID ACCT 110) Financial Accounting
BUMT 3950 Managerial Accounting*ACCT 102 (or 102H) (C-ID ACCT 120) Managerial Accounting
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 101 (C-ID ENGL 100) College Composition and Research
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 130 (C-ID ARTS 110) Freehand Drawing I (or) ART 230 (C-ID ARTS 200) Beginning Life Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 124 (C-ID ARTS 270) Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Math 120 Finite Mathematics (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPCH 101 (or 101H) (C-ID COMM 110) Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 201 (or 201H) (C-ID ENGL 105) Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking or PHIL 110 (or 110 H) Critical Thinking
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*ART 115 (C-ID FTVE 105) The Art of Film
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 105 (or 105H) (C-ID ARTH 110) Survey of Western Art: Prehistory through the Middle Ages
GNST 2120 EthicsPHIL 120 (C-ID PHIL 120) Introduction to Ethics
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 106 (or 106H) (C-ID ARTH 120) Survey of Western Art: Renaissance to Contemporary
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 101 General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabAny Rio Hondo College Biology Lab course
GNST 2530 Principles of KinesiologyKIN 194 (C-ID KIN 100) Introduction to Kinesiology
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 102 (or 102H) (C-ID ECON 201) Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 120 Introduction to Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 101 Introduction to Studio Arts (or) ART 110 (C-ID ARTH 100) Understanding Visual Art
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 112 (C-ID ARTH 150) Visual Art in the Modern Era
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 101 (or 101H) (C-ID ECON 202) Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 144 (or 144H) (C-ID HIST 140) History of the United States Since 1865
GNST 3020 StatisticsMATH 130 (or 130H) (C-ID MATH 110) Statistics
GNST 3050 Writing for Business ProfessionalsMGMT 108 Business Writing
GNST 3900 Issues in Contemporary SocietySOC 102 C-ID SOCI 115) Major Social Problems
GRPH 1050 Digital Imaging*GDSN 178 Digital Imaging Design
GRPH 1300 Computer Illustration*GDSN 164 Digital Illustration Design
GRPH 1720 TypographyGDSN 150 Typography
GRPH 2050 Brand X*GDSN 165 Branding and Identity Design
GRPH 2120 Publication DesignGDSN 172 Publication Design
GRPH 2630 Website Design*GDSN 162 Introduction to Web Design: User Experience Design (UX)
GRPH 2930 Introduction to Digital PhotographyGDSN 163 Intermediate Web Design: Interactive Design
INTD 1000A Sketching Techniques IENGT 105 Introduction to Technical Freehand Sketching
INTD 1090A Technical Drawing IENGT 101 Introduction to Technical Drawing & Graphics
INTD 1450 Residential Design ConceptsARCH 115 Introduction to Residential Architecture: Drawing and Design
INTD 1850 Commercial Design ConceptsARCH 225 Commercial Architecture: Design and Construction
MMKT 2640 International Business*MGMT 140 Introduction to International Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MRKT 170 Principles of Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMRKT 175 Retail 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.