Prerequisite: Biology and Chemistry (as recommended by AP)
Course Description: The AP Chemistry course is designed to assist students in the pursuit of active, inquiry-based learning and problem-solving. Though using formulas and the recollection of facts are natural parts of the study of chemistry, this course focuses more on a conceptual understanding of chemical concepts and the development problem-solving skills. Students are assisted in this pursuit through an inclusive, hands-on laboratory component of the course. Each unit includes suggested laboratory assignments which will provide the student opportunities to practice laboratory skills, develop an appreciation for chemistry in practice, and solidify chemical concepts through application.
Teacher: Christi Kitchens
Credit: 1 Credit (10 Units)
Length: 1 Year
Grade Level(s): Secondary III or IV