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San Jose State University

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course San Jose State University Course
BUAD 1800 Leadership DevelopmentBUS5 016 Introduction to Leadership and Innovation
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BUS3 160 Fundamentals of Management and Organizational Behavior
GNST 1040 English CompositionENGL 001A First Year Writing
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 024 Drawing I (OR) ART 026 Drawing II
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 012 Two-Dimensional Design and Color Concepts
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 008 College Algebra (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCOMM 020 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 002 Critical Thinking and Writing
GNST 2000 Film: History & Development*RTVF 082 Introduction to Film History
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTH 070A Art History: Prehistoric to Medieval
GNST 2220 History of DesignARTH 176A Graphic Design History and Theory
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTH 070B Art History: Renaissance to Modern
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 030 Principles of Biology I (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabBIOL 030 LAB Principles of Biology I LAB (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 001B Principles of Economics: Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 030A Introductory Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTH 015 Introduction to Visual Culture
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ARTH 190C 20th Century Art from Dada to Pop
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 001A Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 020B History of the American People (+) any one economics course
GNST 3020 StatisticsBUS2 090 Business Statistics
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchBUS2 134A Consumer Behavior
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BUS2 130 Introduction to Marketing
MRCH 1550 The Retail EnvironmentBUS2 131B Retail Marketing 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.