San Diego State University
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||San Diego State University Course|
|BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*||BA 350 Management & Organizational Behavior|
|BUAD 2850 Entrepreneurship||BA 311 Lavin Entrepreneur I Seminar|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||ONE 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 Theory||ART 101 2-Dimensional Design (or) ART 103 3-Dimensional Design|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 105 College Algebra (or Higher)|
|GNST 1600 Effective Speaking||AFRAS 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 History||HIST 110 American History Since Civil War|
|MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*||BA 370 Marketing (or) BA 627 Marketing|
*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.