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San Diego State University

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course San Diego State University Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BA 350 Management & Organizational Behavior
BUAD 2850 EntrepreneurshipBA 311 Lavin Entrepreneur I Seminar
GNST 1040 English CompositionONE of the following: AFRAS 120 Composition, AMIND 120 Written Communication, CCS 111B Written Communication, LING 100 English Composition International Student, RWS 100 Rhetoric Written Argument
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 100 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 101 2-Dimensional Design (or) ART 103 3-Dimensional Design
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 105 College Algebra (or Higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingAFRAS 140 Oral Communication (or) CCS 111A Oral Communication (or) COMM 103 Oral Communication
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ONE of the following: AFRAS 200 Intermediate Exp. Writing & Research Fundamentals, CCS 200 Intermediate Research & Writing, LING 200 Adv. English International Students, PHIL 110 Critical Thinking & Comp., RWS 200 Rhetorical Written Argument Context
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 258 Introduction to Art History
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 259 Introduction to Art History
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 100 General Biology (or Higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 102 Principles of Economics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Introduction to General Chemistry (or Higher)
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 101 Principles of Economics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 110 American History Since Civil War
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BA 370 Marketing (or) BA 627 Marketing
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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.