442 ADVANCED PLACEMENT PHYSICS
Grade Level: 11-12
This college level course is an intensive introduction to fundamental concepts of physics. It requires the use of advanced mathematical problem solving skills including algebra, trigonometry and calculus. Topics to be covered include mechanics, and electricity & magnetism. Laboratory activities are an integral part of the course. All students must take the college boards AP exam at the conclusion of the course. Note: There are two AP tests for this class.
Prerequisite: Chemistry, Trig, Department approval, Entrance test