West Jordan High School

University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
West Jordan High School
8136 S. 2700 W.
West Jordan, UT 84088
(801) 256-5620


English: 4 years* emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English Language Composition
AP English Literature
Creative Writing
English 101
English 9, 9A, 10, 10A, 10H, 11, 11A, 11H, 12, 12A, 12H 12CP
English Comp 101

Mathematics: 2 years* beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra, trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Algebra 2
AP Math, Calculus AB
Applied Math 1, 2
College Algebra
Geometry
Math 105
Math 106
Pre-Calculus

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

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 A, AP
**Chemistry, AP, H
**Physics, A, H, AP
Advanced Geology
Advanced Human Biology
AP Environmental Science
Astronautics
Biological/Agricultural Science and Tech
Earth Systems
Human Biology
Wildlife Biology

** Two of the courses must come from these.

History: 1 year* American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
American Civilizations 1700
American Government and Law
AP American History
US Studies
US History Honors

Other: 4 years* from at least two of the following: history, english, mathematics beyond intermediate algebra, laboratory science, foreign language, social science, fine arts.
Adult Roles and Responsibilities
AP American Government
AP Art
AP Comparative Government
AP European History
AP Music
AP Psychology
Art Independent Study
Ballroom Dance 1, 2
Ceramics and Sculpture 1-4
Concert Choir
Dance 1-3
Debate 1-3
Drawing 1, 2
Drawing and Painting 1-4
Geography/Gov’t/Econ
Guitar
Humanities 101, 1, 2
Jazz/Stage Band
Journalism 1, 2
Lettering/Calligraphy 1, 2
Literary Magazine Staff
Madrigal
Marching Band
Mixed Chorus
Orchestra
Photography 1, 2
Principles of Technology
Psychology1, 2
Sculpture
Shakespeare in Performance
Symphonic Band
Theatre 1-4
US Studies H
Wind Ensemble
World History


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