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Pre AP/Honors Anatomy and Physiology (1 credit) 

Grade 12
This course will cover anatomical terminology, biological processes and homeostatic imbalances of each body system. Topics of study will include detailed structure, function and pathology of the body systems. Lab components will stress organ dissections, laboratory skills, research and lab write-ups. Career opportunities will be included.
Prerequisites: Biology, teacher or guidance recommendation, academic history and test scores.

Biology I (1 credit)
Grades 11

This course expands and refines biological concepts. Topics include scientific method, measurement, laboratory safety, cell biology and reproduction, genetics, microbiology, biological changes, classification and taxonomy, structure and function of plants and animals, ecological relationships, human systems and biological changes. A laboratory component will stress processes and skills.
End-of-Course Exam: Students will complete the Florida Department of Education Biology End-of-Course Exam (EOC). The Biology EOC exam will factor into the students final biology grade. For more information about the Biology EOC, please visit www.fldoe.org. 

Pre AP/Honors Biology
Grades 11

This course covers scientific methods, measurement, lab safety, biochemistry, cell 
biology and reproduction, changes through time, classification/taxonomy, microorganism and disease, botany, zoology, human anatomy, physiology and ecological relationship. A lab component will stress processes and skill. Current biological issues will be an integral part of the course.
Prerequisites: Teacher or guidance recommendation, academic history and test 
scores.

End-of-Course Exam: Students will complete the Florida Department of Education Biology End-of-Course Exam (EOC). The Biology EOC exam will factor into the students final biology grade. For more information about the Biology EOC, please visit www.fldoe.org. .

AP Biology (1 credit) 

Grades 11-12
This course includes molecular and cellular biology, organism biology, population biology, and contemporary biological issues. The course is to provide college-level instruction in biology and prepare the student to seek credit and/or appropriate placement in college biology course. AP exam will be given in May. AP test is administered and required in May.
Prerequisites: Biology, chemistry, teacher or guidance recommendation, academic history and test scores.

Advanced Placement Biology Exam: Students must complete the Advanced Placement (AP) Biology Exam. Successful achievement on the AP Biology Exam can result in 4 credit hours earned toward a college or university degree. For more information about the AP Biology Exam please visit, https://apstudent.collegeboard.org.

Chemistry (1 credit)
Grade 10

This course includes the composition, properties and changes of matter, classification, structure of matter, atomic theory, periodic table, bonding, chemical formulae, chemical and balanced equation, behavior of gases, physical changes, acids, bases and salts. Career opportunities will be included. 
Prerequisites: Physical Science, Algebra I, and test scores.

Pre AP/Honors Chemistry (1 credit)
Grade 10

This course includes the composition, changes of matter, classification, structure of matter, heat, atomic theory, periodic table, bonding, chemical formulae/equations, more concept, gas laws, energy and order, reaction rates, equilibrium, solutions, acids, bases, salts, nuclear chemistry, electro-chemistry and organic chemistry. Career opportunities will be included. 
Prerequisites: Pre-AP Algebra I or Algebra I, Physical Science, teacher or guidance recommendation, academic history and test scores.

AP Chemistry (1 credit)
Grade 12

This college-level course includes structure of matter, states of matter, chemical reactions and descriptive chemistry. Career opportunities will be discussed. AP exam will be given in May. AP test is administered and required in May.
Prerequisites: Algebra II, Chemistry, Biology, teacher or guidance recommendation, academic history and test scores.

Advanced Placement Chemistry Exam: Students must complete the Advanced Placement (AP) Chemistry Exam. Successful achievement on the AP Chemistry Exam can result in 4 credit hours earned toward a college or university degree. For more information about the AP Chemistry Exam please visit, https://apstudent.collegeboard.org.

Physical Science (1 credit)
Grade 9

The purpose of this course is to introduce the general principles of physics and chemistry. Topics include measurement, motion, Newton’s laws of motion, momentum, energy, work, power, heat, thermodynamics, waves, sound light, electricity, magnetism, and the study matter, its, composition and the changes it undergoes. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the physical environment and be able to apply the scientific principles to observations experienced.

Honors Physical Science (1 credit)
Grade 9

The purpose of this course is to introduce the general principles of physics and chemistry. Topics include measurement, motion, Newton’s laws of motion, momentum, energy, work, power, heat, thermodynamics, waves, sound light, electricity, magnetism, and the study matter, its, composition and the changes it undergoes. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the physical environment and be able to apply the scientific principles to observations experienced.