University of Utah
College Prep Course Requirement List
Copper Hills High School
5445 W New Bingham Highway
West Jordan, UT 84088
English: 4 years*, emphasizing composition and literature.
AP English 12- Literature and Composition
Creative Writing 1, 2
Langage Arts 9, 10, 10H, 11, 11H, 12, 12CP
Mathematics: 2 years*, beyond elementary algebra (selected from geometry, intermediate algebra,
trigonometry, college or advanced algebra, or calculus).
Advanced Algebra/Trigonometry (Alg 3)
AP Math- Calculus AB, BC
Math 1010, 1040, 1050, 1060
Pre-Calculus with Technology
Language: First and second year (level) of the same foreign language taken during grades 7
American Sign Language 1, 2, 3
French 1, 2, 3H, AP
German 1, 2, 3H, AP
Spanish 1, 2, 3H, AP
Science: 3 years*, two of which are required to be taken from basic core science courses:
biology, chemistry, physics (one of the sciences must include a laboratory experience).
**Human Biology, Advanced
Medical Anatomy and Physiology
Physical Earth Science 2
** Two of the courses must be taken from these.
History: 1 year*, American history and government (processes and structure of democratic government).
American Government and Law
AP American Government and Politics
AP American History
US History/American History
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 Art History
AP European History
Art Independent Study
Ceramics and Sculpture 1, 2, 3, 4
Commercial Art 1, 2
Dance 1, 2, 3
Drawing 1, 2
Geography and Ancient World History, H
Lettering and Calligraphy 1, 2
Music Independent Study
Painting 1, 2
Photography 1, 2
Theater 1, 2, 3, 4
*1 One year’s work is approximately equivalent to 150 clock hours.