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Riverside City College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course Riverside City College Course
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipBUS-30 Entrepreneurship: Foundations and Fundamentals
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUS-18A Business Law
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG-1A (or 1AH) English Composition
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART-17 Beginning Drawing (or) ART-40A Figure Drawing-Introduction
GNST 1180 Technology for Business Applications*BUS-30 Computer Applications for Business (or) CAT-30 Computer Applications for Business (or) CIS-30 Computer Applications for Business
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART-23 Color Theory and Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*ANY Riverside City College math course certified for either CSUGE B4 or IGETC AREA 2
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOM-1 (or 1H) Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENG-1B (or 1BH) Critical Thinking and Writing (or) PHI-11 Critical Thinking (or) REA 4 Critical Reading as Critical Thinking
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*FST- Introduction Film Studies
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART-1 (or 1H) History of Western Art, Prehistoric, Ancient and Medieval
GNST 2120 EthicsBUS-47 Applied Business and Management Ethics (or) MAG-47 Applied Business and Management Ethics (or) PHI-12 Introduction to Ethics
GNST 2380 World Art*ART-5 Arts of Africa, Oceania, and Indigenous North America
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART-2 (or 2H) History of Western Art: Renaissance through Contemporary
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO-1 (or 1H) General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabAny Riverside City College Biology Lab course
GNST 2530 Principles of KinesiologyKIN-10 Introduction to Kinesiology
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECO-8 (or 8H) Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHE-1A (or 1AH) General Chemistry, I (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART-6 (or 6H) Art Appreciation (or) HUM-5 (5H) Arts and Ideas: Renaissance through the Modern Era
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART-10 Modern and Contemporary Art History
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECO-7 (or 7H) Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIS-7 (or 7H) United States History from 1865
GNST 3020 StatisticsMAT-12 (or 12H) Statistics
GNST 3050 Writing for Business ProfessionalsBUS-24 Business Communications
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSY-8 Introduction to Social Psychology
GNST 3900 Issues in Contemporary SocietySOC-2 American Social Problems
GRPH 1050 Digital Imaging*ADM-71A Adobe Photoshop for Image Manipulation
GRPH 1300 Computer Illustration*ADM-77A Adobe Illustrator for Graphic Art
GRPH 1720 TypographyADM-62 Typography and Graphic Design
GRPH 2120 Publication DesignADM-63A Design for Print Publication
GRPH 2300 PrePress ProductionADM-80 Electronic Pre-press
GRPH 2630 Website Design*ADM-74A Web Design
GRPH 2930 Introduction to Digital PhotographyADM-76B Web Design with Dreamweaver
MMKT 2640 International Business*BUS-40 Introduction to Global Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MKT-20 Principles of Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMKT-42 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.