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University of California, Davis

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course University of California, Davis Course
GNST 1040 English CompositionUWP 1 Expository Writing
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 2 Beginning Drawing
GNST 1170 History of Costume*DES 143 History of Fashion
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryDES 1 Introduction to Design (OR) DES 15 Form and Color
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingCMN 1 Introduction to Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*UWP 19 Writing Research Papers
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*AHI 1A Ancient Mediterranean Art
GNST 2220 History of DesignDES 40A Dnergy, Materials and Design Over Time (OR) DES 40B Ideologies of Design (OR) DES 40C Design for Aesthetics and Experience
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*AHI 1 B Medieval and Renaissance Art (+) AHI 1C Baroque to Modern Art
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIS 2A Introduction to Biology: Essentials of Life on Earth (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECN 1A Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHE 2A General Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 10 Introduction to Art Appreciation
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECN 1B Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIS 17B U.S. History
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSC 151 Social Psychology
GRPH 1720 TypographyDES 115 Letterforms and Typography
INTD 1090B Technical Drawing IIDES 150A Computer-Assisted Drawing for Designers
INTD 1350 Survey of Architecture & Interior Design IDES 144 History or Interior Architecture
INTD 2000 Lighting DesignDES 136A Lighting Technology and Design
INTD 2050 Materials for Interior DesignDES 138 Materials and Methods in Interior Design
INTD 2670 Furniture ConstructionDES 135A Furniture Design and Detailing
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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.