Honors Level A-G College Preparatory Curriculum

The A-G requirements are the minimum sequence of 15 courses that are required for admission to the California State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) systems.  Students are required to pass each course with a grade of "C" or better.

 

This is a sample list of some of the A-G courses that are commonly offered with Advanced Placement (AP) options in parenthesis.  In addition, LAUSD requirements include Health and 2 years of Physical Education.

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A

SOCIAL STUDIES 2 years required

Honors World History (AP option)
Honors U.S. History (AP option)
Honors Principles of American Democracy (AP option)
Honors Macro Economics (AP option)

 

B

ENGLISH 4 years required

Honors English 9
Honors English 10

Honors American Literature / Contemporary Composition (AP option)
Honors Expository Reading and Writing Course (AP option)

 

C

MATHEMATICS 3 years required

Honors CC Algebra 1
Honors CC Geometry
Honors CC Algebra 2

Introduction to Data Science Math

AP Statistics
AP Pre-Calculus
AP Calculus, AB & BC

 

D

SCIENCE 2 years required

Honors Biology (AP option)

Principles of Biomedical Science
Honors Chemistry (AP option)

Honors Physics (AP 1, 2, & C Mechanics, Electricity & Magnetism option)

Physical Geology

Physiology/Anatomy

Marine Biology
AP Environmental Science

 

E

WORLD LANGUAGES 2 years required

Spanish 1, 2, 3
Spanish Speakers 1, 2
AP Spanish Language
AP Spanish Literature
French 1, 2, 3
AP French Language

Korean 1,2

 

F

VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS (VPA) 1 year required

Instruments, Band, Orchestra
Drawing, Painting, Cartooning/Animation, Graphic Design
Dance, Jazz, Choreography
Theater, Theater Production

G

COLLEGE PREPARATORY ELECTIVE 1 year required

Computer Science

Creative Writing

Introduction to Engineering Design

Medical Terminology/Sports Medicine

Psychology/Sociology (AP option)

Speech/Debate