A Unique Kind of Transfer ADVISEMENT SHEET FOR STUDENTS TRANSFERRING TO FIDM Napa Valley College Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) FIDM GENERAL STUDIES CORE REQUIREMENTS ENGL 120 Reading & Composition I GNST 1040 ENGLISH COMPOSITION ART 120 Two Dimensional Design GNST 1230 COLOR AND DESIGN CONCEPTS MATH 106 Pre-Calculus: Elementary Functions GNST 1450 COLLEGE MATHEMATICS (or higher) SPEE 122 Public Speaking GNST 1600 EFFECTIVE SPEAKING ENGL 123 Critical Thinking about Literature (or) GNST 1650 CRITICAL THINKING ENGL 125 Critical Thinking and Composition ECON 120 Economic History of the U.S. (or) GNST 2960 AMERICAN POLITICAL & ECONOMIC HISTORY HIST 121 United States History 2 ADDITIONAL GNST EQUIVALE NCI ES Transfer advisors need to cross-check FIDM Programs of Study list to note the specific curriculum of a major before advising students on what transferable courses to take . The general studies requirements for each major vary so advisors need to be very specific on which courses a student should take prior to transfer. BUSI 110 Human Relations in Organizations BUAD 2000 ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR & MANAGEMENT* BUSI 142 Principles of Management BUAD 2100 MANAGEMENT CONCEPTS* ART 137 Drawing 1 (or) ART 237 Life Drawing GNST 1080 DRAWING FUNDAMENTALS* COMS 110 Introduction to Microcomputers GNST 1180 TECHNOLOGY FOR BUSINESS APPLICATIONS* DRAM 203 Survey & Appreciation of Film GNST 2000 FILM HISTORY & DEVELOPMENT* ART 115 Survey of Art History I GNST 2020 SURVEY OF WESTERN ART I* ART 116 Survey of Art History II GNST 2420 SURVEY OF WESTERN ART II* ECON 101 Economics II GNST 2570 MICROECONOMICS** CHEM 110 Introduction to Chemistry (or) GNST 2630 PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY** CHEM 120 General Chemistry I SPAN 260 Third Semester Spoken Spanish GNST 2700 CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH* ART 110 Fundamentals of Visual Art GNST 2750 SEMINAR IN THE ARTS* BIOL 110 Survey of Biology (or) BIOL 111 Studying the Biological GNST 2760 PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY** Sciences (or) BIOL 120 General Biology ART 216 Contemporary Art History GNST 2780 MAJOR ART MOVEMENTS * ECON 100 Economics I GNST 2870 MACROECONOMICS** COUN 110 Career/Life Planning GNST 2980 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES* BUSI 251 Marketing MMKT 2880 MARKETING ESSENTIALS* NOTES: *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. Transfer counselors need to cross reference this course equivalency guide with the Academics Majors of Study listed in FIDM’s College Catalog to accurately advise transfer preparation. DATE:_____03/16/2010_______ SIGNATURE: 12 Associate of Arts Program (all of which have Professional Designation Degree programs) + 7 Advanced Study Programs = 19 Programs of study. 162 Current Agreements = 3078 Agreements to update annually. MOORPARK COLLEGE The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandise Marketing Merchandising (FIDM) FIDM GENERAL STUDIES CORE REQUIREMENTS Associate of Arts ENGL MO1A or MO1AH English Composition GNST 1040 ENGLISH COMPOSITION ART M20 Two Dimensional Design GNST 1230 COLOR AND DESIGN THEORY MATH MO5 College Algebra (or higher) GNST 1450 COLLEGE MATHEMATICS BUAD 1100 Selling Techniques COMM MO1 Introduction to Speech (or) GNST 1600 EFFECTIVE SPEAKING COMM M02 Advanced Public Speaking BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management ENGL M01B or ENGL M01BH (or) ENGL MO1C GNST 1650 CRITICAL THINKING BUAD 2100 Management or ENGL MO1CH Critical Thinking and Composition (or) PHIL MO5 Critical Thinking and GNST 1040 English Composition Analytic Writing GNST 1170 History of Costume HIST M25 History of the United States GNST 2960 AMERICAN POLITICAL & ECONOMIC HISTORY* GNST 1180 Technology for Business Applications GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory ADDITIONAL GNST EQUIVALENCIES Transfer advisors need to cross-check FIDM Programs of Study list to note GNST 1440 Textile Science the specific curriculum of a major before advising students on what transferable courses to take. The general studies requirements for each GNST 1450 College Mathematics major vary so advisors need to be very specific on which courses a student should take prior to transfer. GNST 1600 Effective Speaking BUS M54 Organizational Behavior BUAD 2000 ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR & GNST 1650 Critical Thinking MANAGEMENT* BUS M31 Introduction to Management BUAD 2100 MANAGEMENT CONCEPTS* GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History ART M30 Drawing and Composition I GNST 1080 DRAWING FUNDAMENTALS* GNST 2980 Professional Practices THA M24A Theatrical Costume and Makeup I GNST 1170 HISTORY OF COSTUME* MMKT 2180 Promotion in Merchandising Environment CIS M28 Microsoft Office GNST 1180 TECHNOLOGY FOR BUSINESS MMKT 2320 Consumer Behavior APPLICATIONS* MMKT 2580 Brand Imaging ID M13 Textiles GNST 1380 TEXTILE SCIENCE FOR INTERIOR DESIGN* MMKT 2640 International Business MM M10 Introduction to Digital Media GNST 1620 THE CREATIVE PROCESS* MMKT 2700 Applied Management FILM M31 Contemporary American Film GNST 2000 FILM HISTORY & DEVELOPMENT* MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials ART M11 History of Art: Prehistoric through GNST 2020 SURVEY OF WESTERN ART I* Gothic MRCH 1550 The Retail Environment ART M12 History of Art: Renaissance through GNST 2420 SURVEY OF WESTERN ART II* MRCH 1700 Merchandise Math Modern MRCH 1750 Merchandise Strategies ECON M01 Principles of Microeconomics GNST 2570 MICROECONOMICS** CHEM M01A General Chemistry I (or) GNST 2630 PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY** MRCH 1900 Merchandise Trend Analysis CHEM M12 Introductory Chemistry I MRCH 2100 Merchandise Planning & Control SPAN M01B Elementary Spanish GNST 2700 CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH* MRCH 2150 Technology for Merchandise Planning & Cntrl. ART M10 Art Appreciation (or) GNST 2750 SEMINAR IN THE ARTS* HUM M02 The Individual and the Arts MRCH 2520 Site Management & Operations (or) BIOLMO1 Introduction to Biology (or) GNST 2760 PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY** MRCH 2700 Applied Buying BIOL MO2A General Biology I MRCH 2550 Merchandise Presentation ART M13 History of Art: Modern through GNST 2780 MAJOR ART MOVEMENTS* Contemporary MRCH 2820 Merchandise Allocation ECON M02 Principles of Macroeconomics GNST 2870 MACROECONOMICS** MRCH 2980 Contemporary Business Strategies BUS M40 International Business MMKT 2640 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS* BUS M37 Marketing MMKT 2880 MARKETING ESSENTIALS* Students who transfer to FIDM from State Schools prior to matriculating from that institution: •Lost in the system. •Questioning their aptitude. •Longing for a different environment. •Unfocused – needs attention to which resources are not available. •Doesn’t think they can survive in a “real college”. •Has unique major preferences based in design, merchandising, entertainment. •Need to concentrate on specific transferable courses (general studies and major preparation where available) rather than focusing on degree completion at current college. •May have already been advised on which courses to take prior to transfer by admissions advisor. Professional Designation Student: • Previously earned a degree from a regionally accredited institution. •Excluded from having to take general studies curriculum. •Length and cost of program reduced significantly. •Programs: •Apparel Manufacturing Management •Beauty Industry Merchandising & Marketing •Digital Media •Fashion Design •Fashion Knitwear Design •Graphic Design •Interior Design •Jewelry Design •Merchandise Marketing •Merchandise Product Development •Textile Design •Visual Communications Merchandise Marketing Merchandise Marketing Associate of Arts Professional Designation BUAD 1100 Selling Techniques 3 Associate of Arts BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management 3 BUAD 2100 Management 3 BUAD 2000 Organizational Behavior & Management 3 BUAD 2850 Entrepreneurship 3 BUAD2850 Entrepreneurship 3 GNST 1040 English Composition 3 GNST 1440 Textile Science 3 GNST 1170 History of Costume 3 MMKT 2180 Promotion in Merchandising Environment 3 GNST 1180 Technology for Business Applications 3 MMKT 2580 Brand Imaging 3 GNST 1230 Color & Design Theory 3 MMKT 2640 International Business 3 GNST 1440 Textile Science 3 MMKT 2700 Applied Management (or) 3 GNST 1450 College Mathematics 3 MRCH 2700 Applied Buying 3 GNST 1600 Effective Speaking 3 MRCH 1550 The Retail Environment 3 GNST 1650 Critical Thinking 3 MRCH 1700 Merchandise Math 3 GNST 2960 American Political & Economic History 3 MRCH 1750 Merchandise Strategies 3 GNST 2980 Professional Practices 3 MRCH 1900 Merchandise Trend Analysis 3 MMKT 2180 Promotion in Merchandising Environment 3 MRCH 2100 Merchandise Planning & Control 3 MMKT 2320 Consumer Behavior 3 MRCH 2150 Technology for Merchandise Planning & Cntrl. 3 MMKT 2580 Brand Imaging 3 MRCH 2820 Merchandise Allocation 3 MMKT 2640 International Business 3 MRCH 2980 Contemporary Business Strategies 3 MMKT 2700 Applied Management 3 45 MMKT 2880 Marketing Essentials 3 MRCH 1550 The Retail Environment 3 MRCH 1700 Merchandise Math 3 MRCH 1750 Merchandise Strategies 3 MRCH 1900 Merchandise Trend Analysis 3 MRCH 2100 Merchandise Planning & Control 3 MRCH 2150 Technology for Merchandise Planning & Cntrl. 3 MRCH 2520 Site Management & Operations (or) 3 MRCH 2700 Applied Buying 3 MRCH 2550 Merchandise Presentation 3 MRCH 2820 Merchandise Allocation 3 MRCH 2980 Contemporary Business Strategies 3 90 General Education Breadth Requirements for a Degree from the California State Universities (CSU) A. English Language Communication and Critical Thinking (9 semester units 12-15 quarter units) 1.Oral Communication: GNST 1600 Effective Speaking (FIDM = 3 quarter/2 semester units) 2.Written Communication: GNST 1040 English Composition (FIDM = 3 quarter/2 semester units) 3.Critical Thinking: GNST 1650 Critical Thinking (FIDM = 3 quarter/2 semester units) You need one more Area A course to compensate for unit deficiencies. B. Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning (9-12 semester units 12-15 quarter units) Select one course from 1,2 and 4. At least one of the science courses must have a lab—see underlined courses. 1.Physical Universe: Astronomy, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Oceanography, Physical Science and/or Physics 2.Life Forms: Anatomy, Physiology, Anthropology, Biology, Microbiology 3.Laboratory Activity: This requirement may be met by completion of any lab course listed above. 4.Mathematics: (grade of C or better is required): Find out the requirement of the Cal State you wish to attend: it may either be College Algebra, Statistics, or Calculus. You need all three courses in this block because you did not take any sciences at FIDM (not offered) and the College Mathematics courses you took at FIDM will not satisfy UC or CSU Math requirements because it lacks an intermediate algebra prerequisite. C. Arts and Humanities (9 semester units 12-15 quarter units. Select at least one course from each: 1.Arts: FIDM courses GNST 1230 Color Theory (FIDM = 3 quarter/2 semester units), GNST 1170 History of Costume (FIDM), 2.Humanities: You need two more AREA C courses, at least one of them has to be a C2 course D. Social Sciences (9 units) Select at least one course from three different areas: 1. Anthropology and Archeology 2. Economics: MMKT 2640 International Business 3. Ethnic Studies 4. Gender Studies 5. Geography 6. History: GNST 2960 American Political Economic History (FIDM) 7. Interdisciplinary Social or Behavioral Science: 8. Political Science, Government, and Legal Institutions 9. Psychology: 10. Sociology and Criminology You need to take a D2 Economics, and a D8/US2 Political Science E. Understanding and Self-Development (3 units) You need one course in this area Transferable General Education Courses taken at FIDM (GE Certified courses transferable to any CSU ) GNST 1170, 1180, 1040, 1650, 1600, 2960, 1440 = 14 semester units Transferable Course Specific to your FIDM major (transferable to CSULB or CSULA as elective credits) BUAD 1100, 2100, 2000, 2850 MMKT 2320, 2580, 2700, 2180 MRCH 1550, 1750, 1900, 2150, 2700, 2550 =28 semester units Total transferable units (to CSULB/SFSU specifically) already taken at FIDM = 42 semester units Courses needed to complete LD GE requirements: = 28 semester units (A, B1,B2, B4,C, C2,D2, D8, E) - minimum of 6 Total transferable units to (CSU Northridge) = 54 semester units (A, B1,B2, B4,C, C2,D2, D8, E) - minimum of 2 28 semester units FIDM Alumni preparing for UC/CSU Transfer • Possesses a through understanding of IGETC or Academic Breadth Requirements. •Knows what units already taken will transfer to a four-year California state school. •Aware of what areas of academic breadth needs to be compensated for and how to review the community colleges IGETC and Academic Breadth Lists. •Aware of what major preparation is offered by the community college and what is required for upper-division transfer. •Aware of applicable application period. •Aware of when lower-division courses need to be completed to be eligible for upper- division transfer (will only be spending a limited time at the community college since they are focusing on specific courses and must have them done by a specific time period).