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San Diego Mesa College

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course San Diego Mesa College Course
BUAD 1800 Leadership DevelopmentBUSE 205 Leadership Theory and Practice
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BUSE 201 Business Organization and Management
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipBUSE 129 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUSE 140 Business Law and the Legal Environment
DESN 1150 Fashion Sketching for Design I***FASH 142 Fashion Illustration and Technical Sketching
DESN 1420 Applied Draping Techniques (6 hours) *FASH 145 Clothing Design through Draping
DESN 1850 The Business of FashionFASH 105 Introduction to Fashion
DESN 2160 Pattern Drafting II (6 hours)**FASH 141 Clothing Design and Flat Pattern II
DESN 2530 Computer-Aided Fashion Design I***FASH 176 Computer Fashion Design II: Adobe Illustrator
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 101 Reading and Composition (or) ENGL 105 Composition and Literature
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ARTF 155A Freehand Drawing I (OR) ARTF 210A Life Drawing I
GNST 1170 History of Costume*FASH 120 Fashion History & Trends
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryARTF 150A Two-Dimensional Design (OR) INTE 1230 Color & Design Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*Any San Diego Mesa College math course approved for either UC IGETC AREA 2 (or) CSU Academic Breadth AREA B4
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMS 103 Oral Communication
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 205 Critical Thinking and Intermediate Composition (or) PHIL 100 Logic and Critical Thinking
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTF 110 Art History: Prehistoric to Gothic
GNST 2380 World Art*ARTF 113 Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTF 111 Art History: Renaissance to Modern
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 107 General Biology (or Higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabBIOL 107 LAB General Biology (or Higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 121 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Fundamentals of Chemistry (+) 100L (or Higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTF 100 Art Orientation
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTF 107 Contemporary Art
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 120 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 110 History of the United States II
GNST 2980 Professional PracticesPERG 130 Career- Life Planning
GNST 3020 StatisticsBUSE 115 Statistics for Business (OR) MATH 119 Elementary Statistics
INTD 1000B Sketching Techniques IIINTE 210 Presentation and Color Rendering
INTD 1090A Technical Drawing IINTE 112A Visual Communication I
INTD 1090B Technical Drawing IIINTE AutoCAD for Interiors
INTD 1090C Technical Drawing III*INTE 120 Revit For Interiors
INTD 1220 Design ProcessINTE 101 Introduction to Interior Design
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IINTE 125 History of Furniture and Interiors
INTD 1450 Residential Design ConceptsINTE 1450 Residential Design Concepts
INTD 1850 Commercial Design ConceptsINTE 205 Non-Residential Space Planning
INTD 2000 Lighting DesignINTE 215 Environmental Lighting Design
INTD 2050 Materials for Interior DesignINTE 105 Residential Design
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*MARK 100 Principles of Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentMARK 110 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.