Saddleback College

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course Saddleback College Course
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FASH 154 3/2/2/0 Fashion Illustration
DESN 1250 Industry Sewing***FASH 113 2/1/3/0 Couture Sewing (+) FASH 120 3/2/2/0 Tailoring (or +) FASH 1/0/3/0 Clothing Construction Studio (or +) FASH 212 1/0/3/0 Construction Lab
DESN 1850 The Business of FashionFASH 235 2/1/3/0 Designing for the Fashion Industry (or) FASH 251 3/2/3/0 Designing for a Cause and Sustainable Fashion (or) FASH 136 3/2/2/0 Apparel Design (+) FASH 141 3/3/0/0 Apparel Selection (+) FASH 143 3/3/0/0 Fashion Buying and Merchandising
GNST 1040 English CompositionENG 1A Principles of Composition I
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 80 Drawing I
GNST 1170 History of Costume*FASH 144 Fashion Trends and Cultural Costumes
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 42 Color Theory and Practice
GNST 1440 Textile Science*FASH 31 Textiles (or) BUS 31 Textiles
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 2 Pre-Calculus Mathematics (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingSP 1 Communication Fundamentals
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENG 1B Principles of Composition II
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*CTVR 3 The History and Appreciation of American Cinema
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 25 Survey of Art History: Ancient Worlds to Gothic
GNST 2380 World Art*ART 29 Introduction to World Art (or) ART 22 Survey of Asian Art (+) ART 23 African & Oceanic Art
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 26 Survey of Art History: Renaissance to Modern
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIO 3A General Biology (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 4 Principles (Micro)
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 1A General Chemistry (or) CHEM 3 Fundamental Chemistry (or) CHEM 106 Basics of Chemistry (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 20 Art Appreciation
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 28 History of Modern Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2 Principles (Macro)
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 17 History of the US Since 1876 (OR) HIST 19 History of the US Since 1945
MMKT 2640 International Business*BUS 150 International Business
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUS 135 Elements of Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentBUS 136 Principles of Retailing
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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.