Science

 

Science

AP :: Advanced Placement
H :: Honors
CP :: College Prep


 

Course Descriptions

Religion :: English :: Social Studies :: Mathematics :: Physical Education :: Science

World Languages :: Fine Arts-Vocational Arts

 Student Service/Leadership

University of California and California State University Requirements

 

Courses

5110 Physical Science (H)

Grade Level: 9 Year Course

Prerequisite: Placement in Geometry/Algebra H or higher, and Reading Placement Test scores

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Students not meeting the above prerequisites may be admitted with successful performance on the SM Math, English and/or Science challenge tests.

 

 

 

5120 Physical Science

Grade Level: 9 Year Course

Prerequisite: Placement in Algebra 1, and Reading Placement Test Scores

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Students placed in 5130 can petition to move to 5120, based on written recommendation from the 8th grade teacher and placement test scores. Those wishing to move up from 5130 should prove evidence of self-motivation and good cooperative learning skills.

5130 Physical Science B

Grade Level: 9 Year Course

Prerequisite: Placement is automatic for students not assigned to 5110 or 5120.

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

5210 Biology (H)

Grade Level: 10 Year Course

Prerequisite: B- or better in Science 5110 or  A- or better in Science 5120

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Recommendation of 5120 or 5110 Teacher

 

5220 Biology

Grade Level: 10 Year Course

Prerequisite: C- or better in Science 5120 or B- or better and teacher recommendation in 5130. Required of all who are not enrolled in 5210 or 5230.

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Teacher Recommendation

 

5230 Biology B

Grade Level: 10 Year Course

Prerequisite: None

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Teacher Recommendation

 

5313 Sports Medicine

Grade Level: 10, 11, 12 Semester Course

Prerequisite: B or better in Biology

5 Credits

UC, CSU

Permission: None

 

 

5510 Biology (AP)*

Grade Level: 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisite: A in Biology 5220 or B or better in Biology H 5210. Students must have achieved B or better in Chemistry 5580 or 5550 or concurrent enrollment in 5580/5550.

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Recommendation by the Biology and Chemistry teacher

 

5630 Anatomy & Physiology

Grade Level: 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisites: B- or better in Biology 5230 or C (73% or higher) or better in Biology 5220

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Biology Instuctor

5550 Chemistry H*

Grade Level: 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisites: A- or better in all semesters of mathematics as well as completion of Agebra 2, (B in Algebra H) and A- in each previous semester of science (B or better in Honors) or teacher recommendation

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Biology Instuctor, Mathematics Instructor

 

5240 Agricultural Biology

Grade Level: 10 Year Course

Prerequisite: C- or better in Phys. Science or B- or better in Phys.Science B and teacher recommendation.

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA Pending

Permission: Teacher Recommendation

 

5570 Chemistry (AP)*

Grade Level: 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisite: Chemistry H 5550 with B+ or better, or Chemistry 5580 with an A

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Permission of instructor is required of those who do not meet the prerequisites.

 

5580 Chemistry

Grade Level: 10, 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisites: B- or better in all semesters of science and mathematics including Algebra 1 and Geometry (C- if Honors) and completion or concurrent enrollment in Algebra 2.

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

Permission: Biology Instructor

 

5590 Chemistry in the Community

Grade Level 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisites: C- or better in all semesters of mathematics, including Algebra 1 and Geometry, C- or better in each previous semester of science, completion with a C- or better or concurrent enrollment in Algebra 2 or higher.

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

 

5560 Physics

Grade Level: 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisite: Algebra 1 and Geometry with grade of C- or better

10 Credits

UC, CSU, NCAA

 

5530 Physics 1 (AP)*

Grade Level: 11, 12 Year Course

Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment in Pre-Calculus with a B- or better in prior math classes or concurrent enrollment in Algebra 2 with a B+ or better in prior math classes.

10 Credits

 

 

*This class approved by the University of California for a weighted grade.

**Approval for CSU, UC and  NCAA pending

 

 

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