Rio Hondo College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Rio Hondo College Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 101 College Composition and Research
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 130 Freehand Drawing I (or) ART 230 Beginning Life Drawing
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 120 Two Dimensional Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Math 120 Finite Mathematics (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSPCH 101 Public Speaking (or) SPCH 201 Advanced Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 201 (or 201H) Advanced Composition and Critical Thinking (or) PHIL 110 Critical Thinking
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 105 (or 105H) Survey of Art History
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 106 (or 106H) Survey of Art History
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 101 General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 130 General Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 101 Introduction to Studio Arts (or) Introduction to Art (or) ART 110 Understanding Visual Art
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 112 Visual Art in the Modern Era
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 101 Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 144 (or HIST144H) History of the United States Since 1865
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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.