AP LITERATURE/ COMPOSITION 12

AP LITERATURE/ COMPOSITION 12                                                                                                                      

Course ID# 207433

Open to grades:  12; fulfills CP English 12 requirement

Prerequisite: Successful completion of CP English 11 or AP English Language and Composition.
Placement recommendation: A grade of “B” or better in CP English 11 or “C” or better in AP English Language and Composition.
 
UC/CSU – English (“b”)

Students in this course will read and analyze short stories, novels, drama, poetry and nonfiction.  Students will interpret, analyze and evaluate these works through discussion and written composition.  Some creative writing will be required, particularly in reference to the different styles of authors read in class.  Emphasis will be placed on the skills necessary to pass the AP Literature and Composition exam.  This college-level course requires a high level of motivation and commitment due to the extensive reading and writing requirements.  Several novels will be required reading over the summer in preparation for the fall semester.