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AP English 12

Course Description

(Two terms) Meets college ‘b’ requirement

This course concentrates on major works of English and World Literature. It is designated for students who have demonstrated exceptional skills in English and are drawn to rigorous literary analysis. Students work to master critical and argumentative writing at the college level and prepare for the Advanced Placement Examination in English. Passing students receive an extra grade point for completion. (The extra point UC and CSU schools as well as many private colleges accept). Students will demonstrate mastery of the California State English Language Arts content standards for the 11th and 12th grade upon completion of the required 11th and 12th grade English courses.

Prerequisites: at least a “B” grade in the previous English courses and/or teacher recommendation.