Mountain View High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Mountain View High School
665 W. Center Street
Orem, UT 84057
(801) 227-8759


English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
College Writing
Contemporary Novel
Creative Writing
English 12 AP
English 9, 10, 11, 12
English 9, 10, 11, 12 Honors
English AP Language
English AP Literature
Folklore and Mythology
Multicultural Literature
Poetry
Shakespeare
Short Story

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
Astronomy
Biological Earth Science
Environmental Science
Geology
Human Biology
Human Physiology
Physical Earth Science
Principles of Technology

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

Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus). 
Advanced Algebra/Trig
Algebra 2
Algebra 2 Honors
Algebra 3/Calculus
Calculus AP
Calculus BC
Geometry
Pre-Calculus
Trig/Algebra 2
Trigonometry

Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7 through 12.
French 1, 2, 3, 4 AP, 5 AP
German 1, 2, 2 AP, 3 AP
Japanese 1, 2
Russian 1, 2
Spanish 1, 2, 3, 4 AP, 5 AP
Spanish Immersion

History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
American Gov./Politics AP
American Government
U.S. History
U.S. History Honors and 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 Problems
Ancient World History
AP Survey of Geography
Cultural Geography (World Cultures)
Debate 1, 2, 3
European History, AP
Humanities 1, 2
Law and Society
Modern World History
Psychology
Sociology
World Studies (Geography)


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