Highland High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Highland High School
2166 S. 1700 E.
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
(801) 484-4343


English: 4 years*, emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English Literature
AP English Writing
Basic English 9, 10, 11, 12
English 9, 10, 10H, 11, 11H, 12

Mathematics: 2 years*, beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus). 
AP Calculus AB, BC
Calculus
Calculus Prep
Geometry
Intermediate Algebra, H
Pre-Calculus

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).
**Biology, H, AP
**Chemistry, H, AP
**Physics, H, AP B, AP C
Principles of Technology
Zoology
Biotechnology

**Two of the courses must come from these.

History: 1 year*, American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government.)
AP American History
U. S. History

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

Other: 4 years*, from at least two of the following: history, english, mathematics beyond intermediate algebra, laboratory science, foreign language, social science, fine arts.
AP Environmental Science
AP European History
AP Studio Art
Art
Ceramics 1, 2, 3
Concurrent Criminal Justice
Humanities
Psychology 1, 2
Sociology 1, 2
World Geography
World History, H


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