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University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB)

Course Equivalency Guide

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FIDM Course University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) Course
BUMT 3300A Financial Accounting IECON 3A Financial Accounting
BUMT 3950 Managerial Accounting*ECON 106 Managerial Accounting
GNST 1040 English CompositionWriting 2 or 2E or 2LK Academic Writing
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 18 Lower-Division Drawing
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 2A Calculus with Algebra and Trigonometry (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingENGL 18 Public Speaking (OR) COMM 143 Advanced Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*ENGL 10 or 10AC or 10EM or 10LC Introduction to Literature Study
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ARTHI 6A Art Survey I: Ancient - Medieval Art
GNST 2380 World Art*ART 6E Survey Arts of Africa, Oceania and Native North America
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ARTHI 6B Art Survey II Renaissance-Baroque Art (+) ARTHI 6C Art Survey III Modern - Contemporary
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL CS 12 Introduction to Biology I (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabANY UCSB Biology Lab course
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 1 Principles of Economics - Micro
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 11A General Chemistry (or higher)
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ARTHI 1 Introduction to Art (OR) ART 130 Visual Arts as Culture
GNST 2780 Major Art Movements*ART 1C Introduction to Contemporary Art (OR) ART 125 Art Since 1950
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 2 Principles of Economics - Macro
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSY 2 Introduction to Social Psychology
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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.