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English I 10212X0A
English I follows the NC English Language Arts Standard Course of Study by focusing on reading comprehension, composition, grammar, and vocabulary development. This course is designed to assure mastery of strategies necessary for effective writing and literary appreciation and comprehension. Students begin the development of a writing portfolio and study various genres.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
English I - Honors 10215X0A
This challenging, higher level course will cover the English I curriculum in greater complexity and at a faster pace than the standard course. Students may have to devote additional time and effort to this honors course. It is suggested that students have a teacher recommendation before registering for this course. Honors credit will be awarded for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: HonorsGRADE: 9-12
English II 10222X0A
This course follows the NC English Language Arts Standard Course of Study by focusing on reading comprehension, composition, grammar, vocabulary development for the SAT, analysis of world literature (excluding Great Britain and the United States), appreciation for diversity and world cultures, and connection of global ideas to students’ experiences. This course has a required NC End-of-Course examination.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10215X0A - English I - Honors or 10212X0A - English I
English II - Honors 10225X0A
This challenging, higher level course will cover the English II curriculum in greater complexity and at a faster pace than the standard course. Students may have to devote additional time and effort to this honors course. It is recommended that students have a teacher recommendation before registering for this course. Honors credit will be awarded for this course. This course has a required NC End-of-Course examination.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: HonorsGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10215X0A - English I - Honors or 10212X0A - English I
English III 10232X0A
This course follows the NC English Language Arts Standard Course of Study by focusing on critical communication, which will involve interpreting, proposing, evaluating, and judging subjects and literary works. The major emphasis will be the study of American Literature, including how it reflects the culture and history of our nation, as well as themes, ideas, and literary periods.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10222X0A - English II or 10225X0A - English II - Honors
English III - Honors 10235X0A
This challenging, higher level course will cover the English III curriculum in greater complexity and at a faster pace than the standard course. Students may have to devote additional time and effort to this honors course. It is suggested that students have a teacher recommendation before registering for this course. Honors credit will be awarded for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: HonorsGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10222X0A - English II or 10225X0A - English II - Honors
English III - Honors (Foundations of AP English Language and Composition) 10235X0B
Students who take this course MUST sign up for AP English Language and Composition. This challenging, higher level course will cover the English III curriculum in greater complexity and at a faster pace than the standard course. Students may have to devote additional time and effort to this honors course. It is suggested that students have a teacher recommendation before registering for this course. Honors credit will be awarded for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: HonorsGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10222X0A - English II or 10225X0A - English II - Honors
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take 1A007X0A - AP English Language and Composition
English IV 10242X0A
This course follows the NC Standard Course of Study, emphasizing literary analysis through writing. Communication skills are refined through reading, writing, and speaking. Completion of a Graduation Project is a part of this class and is required for graduation.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10235X0B - English III - Honors (Foundations of AP English Language and Composition) or 10232X0A - English III or 10235X0A - English III - Honors
English IV - Honors 10245X0A
This challenging, higher level course will cover the English IV curriculum in greater complexity and at a faster pace than the standard course. Students may have to devote additional time and effort to this honors course. It is suggested that students have a teacher recommendation before registering for this course. Completion of a Graduation Project is a part of this class and is required for graduation. Honors credit will be awarded for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: HonorsGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10235X0B - English III - Honors (Foundations of AP English Language and Composition) or 10232X0A - English III or 10235X0A - English III - Honors
English IV - Honors (Foundations of AP English Literature and Composition) 10245X0B
Students who take this course MUST sign up for AP Literature and Composition. This challenging, higher level course will cover the English IV curriculum in greater complexity and at a faster pace than the standard course. Students may have to devote additional time and effort to this honors course. It is suggested that students have a teacher recommendation before registering for this course. Completion of a Graduation Project is a part of this class and is required for graduation. Honors credit will be awarded for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: HonorsGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: 10235X0B - English III - Honors (Foundations of AP English Language and Composition) or 10232X0A - English III or 10235X0A - English III - Honors
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take 1A017X0A - AP English Literature and Composition
AP English Language and Composition 1A007X0A
Students in AP English Language and Composition will become skilled readers of prose written in a variety of periods, disciplines, and rhetorical contexts. Students will learn the interactions of author, subject, and intent as well as audience expectation. Students will utilize the resources of language to become skilled writers who compose for a variety of purposes. Students are expected to take the corresponding AP Examination administered by College Board ®.
COURSE NOTE: Pending student registration results, some AP courses may not be offered on your school's campus. If the course is not offered on your school's campus, you will be allowed to attend that course at another county high school. In this case, transportation is the responsibility of the student.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: Advanced PlacementGRADE: 9-12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take 10235X0B - English III - Honors (Foundations of AP English Language and Composition)
AP English Literature and Composition 1A017X0A
This course is a college level course with emphasis on British and American literature. Students in AP English Literature and Composition will engage in the careful reading and critical analysis of imaginative literature. Through the close reading of selected texts, students will deepen their understanding of the ways writers use language to provide both meaning and pleasure to their readers. As they read, students will consider a text’s structure, style, and themes as well as the use of figurative language, imagery, symbolism, and tone. Students are expected to take the corresponding AP Examination administered by College Board ®.
COURSE NOTE: Pending student registration results, some AP courses may not be offered on your school's campus. If the course is not offered on your school's campus, you will be allowed to attend that course at another county high school. In this case, transportation is the responsibility of the student.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: Advanced PlacementGRADE: 9-12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take 10245X0B - English IV - Honors (Foundations of AP English Literature and Composition)