Brighton High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Brighton High School
2220 E Bengal Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
(801) 256-5224


English: 4 years*, emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English
Basic English 9, 10, 11, 12
Contemporary Fiction
Creative Writing 1, 2
English 1010
English 9, 10, 11, 12
Film and Literature
Honors English 9, 10, 11, 12, 12CP
Humanities
Journalism
Mythology
Shakespeare

History: 1 year*, American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
AP American History
US History- Basic and Regular

Science: 3 years*, two of which are required to be taken from basic core science courses in biology, chemistry or physics (one of the sciences must include a laboratory experience).
**Basic Biology
**Basic Physics
**Biology, AP
**Chemistry, H, AP
**Physics H, AP, (B & C)
Adv. Aerospace
Adv. Physiology
Aeronautics
Astronomy
Integrated Science (9)
Medical Anatomy and Physiology
Physiology
Wildlife Biology

** Two of the courses must be taken from these.

Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7 through 12.
French 1,2, 3, 4, AP
German 1,2, 3, 4, AP
Sign Language 1, 2
Spanish 1,2, 3, 4, AP

Mathematics: 2 years*, beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus). 
Algebra 2, 2/Trig, 3
Calculus AB- BC
Geometry
Math 1050, 1060
Pre-Calculus

Other: 4 years*, from at least two of the following: history, english, mathematics beyond intermediate algebra, laboratory science, foreign language, social science, fine arts.
Adult Roles and Responsibility
American Problems
AP American Government
AP Art
AP Art History
AP Comparative Government
AP European History
AP Music Theory
AP Statistics
Child Development 1, 2
Contemporary World Issues
Cultural Geography (9)
Geography and Ancient World Civilization (GAWC), Basic, H
Oral Communication
Psychology 1, 2, AP
Women in History
World Geography (9)


*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.