Taylorsville High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Taylorsville High School
5225 S. Redwood Rd.
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
(801) 263-6157


English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
American Literature
AP English Literature
English 3-4, 3-4H, 5-6, 5-6 H, 7-8 AP English Humanities CC English CC

History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
American Civilization CC
American History AP
American Studies I and II
Government and Political Science AP

Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7 through 12.
American Sign Language 1, 2
French 1A-1B, 2, 3, 4, 5, AP
German 1A-1B, 2, 3
Spanish 1A-1B, 2, 3, 4, AP, CC

Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Algebra II
Algebra III/Trigonometry
AP Calculus
Geometry
Intermediate Algebra H
Pre-Calculus H
Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry CC

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, AP
**Chemistry, H, AP
**Physics, H, AP
Astronomy
Earth Systems (9)
Human Biology H
Wildlife Biology
Zoology

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

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 European History
History of the American West
Law and the Courts
Psychology, AP
Social Problems
Social Studies 9 GT
World Geography, I and II
World Studies, I and II World Studies I and II AP Art History


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