ADVANCED PLACEMENT CHEMISTRY
Available to Grade 12
Following the AP curriculum this laboratory-centered course serves as a second year of high school chemistry that covers topics typically covered in a college-level general chemistry course. Topics include Thermochemistry, Gas Laws, Electronic Structure of the Atom, Chemical Bonding, Solids Liquids and Solutions, Kinetics, Equilibrium, Acid Base Theory, Free Energy, Oxidation Reduction, Electrochemistry and VSEPR theory & Intermolecular Forces. Students will be expected to take the Advanced Placement Test in chemistry. This course requires a summer project.
Prerequisite: Chemistry, plus recommendation of the Chemistry teacher or the Science Department Head.