Antelope Valley School District

Science

1 year Physical/1 year Life required

AGRICULTURAL BIOLOGY 01014

See Agriculture.

AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRY 01018

See Agriculture.

ANATOMY/PHYSIOLOGY 12511

Life Science credit
UC “a-g” Lab Science
Open to grades: 11-12
Prerequisite: Biology with a “C” or better grade both semesters.

This course encompasses the study of the structure and functions of the human body. It includes detailed work for students who intend to major in medicine, dentistry, nursing, physiotherapy, veterinary medicine, health, or physical education in college. A lab course.

BIOLOGY 12513

Life Science credit
UC “a-g” Lab Sci
Open to grades: 9-12
Prerequisite: Grade of “C” or better in previous science course (both semesters).

This course will be a one-year lecture and laboratory courses. The major emphasis of the course will be placed on knowing and understanding Biological Science. Biology will give the student the capability to continue their science training at higher levels. This course may require one hour of homework at night, and a willingness to seek instructor help if needed.

BIOLOGY AP 12530

Life Science credit
UC “a-g” Lab Sci
OPEN TO GRADES: 9-12
Prerequisites: Biology with excellent reading & math (algebra) skills AND/OR instructor permission.

Biology AP is a first-year college level course intended to prepare students to successfully pass the AP Biology test. Students must be able to design and carry out laboratory experiments and write evaluative laboratory reports. Text reading and problem assignments will be college level.

CHEMISTRY 12515

Physical Science credit
UC “a-g” Lab science
OPEN TO GRADES: 10-12
Prerequisite: “C” or better in Algebra 1 and Biology (both semesters), or teacher permission.

Chemistry is a college preparatory course meeting the requirements of the University of California. Theoretical, quantitative, and laboratory approaches are used so the student may understand the basic concepts of chemistry. Students will need a calculator for homework.

PHYSICS 12526

Physical Science credit
UC “a-g” Lab science
OPEN TO GRADES: 11-12
Prerequisite: Completion of Algebra 2

Physics is a lab science surveying mechanics, waves, sound, light, heat and electricity and magnetism.

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