University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Layton High School
440 Wasatch Dr.
Layton, UT 84041
English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
Advanced Creative Writing
English 9, 10, 10H, 11, 11H, 12, AP, CP
Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Advanced Algebra, Honors
Calculus Advanced, Lab
Intermediate Algebra, Honors
History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
AP American Government
AP American History
US Government and Law
US Studies Honors
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 (Lab), H (Lab), AP
**Chemistry, H, AP
**Physics (Lab), H, AP
AP Environmental Science
Biological Earth Science Biology Agricultural
Physical Earth Science
Plant and Soil
Principles of Technology
** Two of the courses must be taken from these.
Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7
French 1, 2, 3, 4, 4H, 5, 5H
German 1, 2
Spanish 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5H, 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.
American Judicial System
AP European History
AP Music Theory
Applied Social Psychology
Debate 1, 2
Medical Anatomy and Physiology
Technology Delivered Anatomy and Physiology
World Civilization, H
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.