AP English Language & Composition

Summer reading is a MANDATORY part of this class.  Advanced Placement Language and Composition provides a challenging environment for the advanced student through rhetorical analysis and how writers construct meaning.  Students will apply critical reading skills mainly non-fiction prose such as essays, speeches, and documents across the disciplines. Students will apply their understanding in mostly analytical and persuasive writing.  Students will qualify to sit for the English AP examination and possible college credit.

Course Subject
Course Number
LA500A, LA500B
Grade Level
11, 12
Course Duration
Year
Course Credit
1.0
Prerequisite
Prerequisite: (Teacher recommendation) AP Lang & AP Lit will rotate years. For 2015-2016 it is AP Lang/Comp.