University of California, Irvine
Course Equivalency Guide
|FIDM Course||University of California, Irvine Course|
|GNST 1040 English Composition||WRITING 39 B Critical Reading and Rhetoric (or) WRITING 37 Intensive Writing|
|GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*||ART 20 A Basic Drawing I|
|GNST 1450 College Mathematics*||MATH 1 B Pre-Calculus (or Higher)|
|GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*||WRITING 39 C Argument and Research|
|GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*||ART HIS 40 B History of Western Art: Medieval to Renaissance|
|GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*||ART HIS 40 C History of Western Art: Baroque and Modern|
|GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**||BIO SCI 1 A Life Sciences (or Higher)|
|GNST 2570 Microeconomics**||ECON 20 A Basic Economics I|
|GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**||CHEM 1 A General Chemistry (or Higher)|
|GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**||ECON 20 B Basic Economics II|
|GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History||HISTORY 40B Nineteenth-Century U.S.: Crisis and Expansion (or) HISTORY 40C Modern America: Culture and Power|
*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.