Advanced Placement [AP]

Advanced Placement [AP] 2021-01-21T01:11:43+00:00
Pattison High School is authorized to use the AP designation for the 2020 – 2021 academic year in the following courses:
AP 2-D Art and Design: The course meets the expectations that colleges and universities have for AP 2-D Art and Design. The course provides opportunities for students to practice and develop artistic skills and competencies across several categories – using a variety of art and design resources.
AP Biology: The course meets the expectations that colleges and universities have for AP Biology. The course provides opportunities to develop student understanding of the required content outlines in each of the units and across all science practice areas.
AP Calculus AB: The course meets the expectations that colleges and universities have for AP Calculus AB. Among the many units included in the course are: limits and continuity, differentiation, applications of differentiation, integration and accumulation of change, differential equations, and applications of integrations.
AP Macroeconomics: The course meets the expectations that colleges and universities have for AP Macroeconomics. Included in the course are skills in: principles and models, interpretation, manipulation, and graphing and visuals. The following Big Ideas are developed throughout the course: economic measurements, markets, macroeconomic models, and macroeconomic policies.
AP Physics 1: The course meets the expectations that colleges and universities have for AP Physics 1. The course includes the following areas of study: kinematics and dynamics, energy and momentum, torque, circular motion and gravitation, electrostatics, DC circuits, and simple harmonic motion and waves.