Layton High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Layton High School
440 Wasatch Dr.
Layton, UT 84041
(801) 402-4800


English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
Advanced Creative Writing
Creative Writing
English 9, 10, 10H, 11, 11H, 12, AP, CP
Great Books

Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Advanced Algebra, Honors
Calculus Advanced, Lab
Geometry
Intermediate Algebra, Honors
Pre-Calculus, H
Trigonometry 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
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
Applied Physics
Biological Earth Science Biology Agricultural
Environmental Science
Human Biology
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 through 12.
French 1, 2, 3, 4, 4H, 5, 5H
German 1, 2
Intermediate German
Japanese 1
Russian 1
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 Art
AP European History
AP Music Theory
AP Psychology
AP Statistics
Applied Social Psychology
Debate 1, 2
Medical Anatomy and Physiology
Psychology
Speech 1
Technology Delivered Anatomy and Physiology
World Civilization, H
World Geography


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