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University of San Francisco

Course Equivalency Guide

Show courses by FIDM degree:
FIDM Course University of San Francisco Course
BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management*BSM 304 Foundations of Organizations and Management (OR) BUS 304 Management and Organizational Dynamics
BUMT 3650 Human Resource ManagementBUS 342 Human Resource Management
BUMT 3820 Business LawBUS 301 Business Law
GNST 1040 English CompositionRHET 110 Written Communication I OR RHET 250 Academic Writing at USF
GNST 1080 Drawing Fundamentals*ART 130 Drawing I
GNST 1230 Color & Design TheoryART 120 Art Fundamentals (OR) ART 140 Design Fundamentals (OR) ART 325 Color Theory
GNST 1450 College Mathematics*MATH 108 Pre-Calculus (or higher)
GNST 1600 Effective SpeakingRHET 103 Public Speaking
GNST 1650 Critical Thinking*RHET 120 Written Communication II
GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I*ART 101 Survey/Western Art History I
GNST 2220 History of DesignART 110 History of Design
GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II*ART 102 Survey/Western Art History II
GNST 2470 Principles of Biology**BIOL 100 The Science of Life (or higher)
GNST 2470L Principles of Biology LabBIOL 100L The Science of Life LAB (or higher)
GNST 2570 Microeconomics**ECON 111 Principles of Microeconomics
GNST 2630 Principles of Chemistry**CHEM 100 Getting a Grip on Science + LAB
GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts*ART 100 Art Appreciation
GNST 2870 Macroeconomics**ECON 112 Principles of Macroeconomics
GNST 2960 American Political & Economic HistoryHIST 120 History of the United States
GNST 3020 StatisticsMATH 101 Elementary Statistics
GNST 3400 Social Psychology*PSYCH 310 Social Psychology
GRPH 1720 TypographyART 205 Typography
MMKT 1650 Consumer Behavior and ResearchBUS 363 Consumer Behavior
MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials*BSM 302 Marketing Principles
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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.