English for 11th and 12th grade is part of the thematic studies sequence of courses. This Advanced Placement course is taken in conjunction with the Thematic Studies Language Arts class in 12th grade.
This is a year-long course designed for seniors with special abilities in reading and analyzing literature. Students will study a selection of poems, plays, short fiction and novels with special emphasis on the critical skills needed in college to better understand literature. The course also prepares students for the optional Advanced Placement Exam in Literature which students may elect to take at their own expense.
Prerequisite: Strong language arts background and interest