English
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English Department Requirements

English/Language Arts 9 (1 credit, single mod)
This class - offered on 3 levels - examines major works of literature from each genre - poetry, drama, novel, short story, and essay. The emphasis is on close examination of texts and the construction of logical arguments about how language is used to create meaning.

English/Language Arts 10 (1 credit, single mod)
This class - offered on 3 levels - examines major works in world literature. The emphasis is on close examination of texts and the construction of logical arguments about how language is used to create meaning.

English/Language Arts 11 (1 credit, single mod)
This class - offered on 3 levels - surveys major works in American literature. The emphasis is on close examination of texts and the construction of logical arguments about how language is used to create meaning.

A.P. Literature (1 credit, single mod)
This class involves a close examination of texts with a focus on major works of fiction. It is designed to prepare the college-bound student to receive college credit through performance on the A.P. Literature exam.

A.P. Language (1 credit, single mod)
This class involves a close examination of texts with a focus on short works of non-fiction. It is designed to prepare the college-bound student to receive college credit through performance on the A.P. Language exam. Students who take this course in the 11th grade must take A.P. Literature in their 12th grade year.

English/Language Arts 12 (1 credit, single mod) 

This class surveys literature from Britain and its former empire.

 (*) - courses that satisfy the fine art graduation requirement 
(+) - courses that satisfy the technology education graduation requirement
(=) - courses that satisfy the advanced technology graduation requirement

 

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