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MEMO: U.C. & CSU Requirements

 

 

The following are the University’s Subject Requirements (A-G)

 

History...................................................... 2 years (3 recommended) U.S. History & World History / Government & Economics

English..................................................... 4 years

Mathematics............................................. 3 years (4 recommended) including Algebra II

Lab Science............................................. 2 years (3 recommended) Biology & Chemistry

Foreign Language.................................... 2 years (3 recommended) of the same language

Visual and Performing Arts...................... 1 year

College Electives..................................... 2 years

 

         CSHM College electives are chosen from the following areas

(All are U.C. approved.)

Advanced Mathematics

Honors Precalculus

Precalculus; Probability & Statistics

Calculus AB

Calculus BC

Lab Sciences

Physics

AP Biology

Human Anatomy

Sports Medicine*

         *Science elective, not a lab

Foreign Language

AP Spanish (Language & Culture)

Spanish 3

AP Spanish (Literature)

Spanish 4

Social Science

Psychology I & II

AP European History

Fine Arts

Studio Art, AP Studio Art, Drawing I, Drawing  II

Band, Jazz & Improvisational Band

Drama I, Drama II, Honors Drama

Musical Theater, Technical Theater

Filmmaking, Honors Filmmaking

Chorus

Photography

Multimedia Design & Development

Computer Science

 

 

Cantwell-Sacred Heart of Mary High School

Course Pre-Requisites For Registration

 

English

Department

 

 

 

 

Lit. & Comm. II

Passing grade in Literature & Communication I or C- in Introduction to Literature

Departmental approval

 

Honors American Literature

 

AP English Language

B in Honors Survey of Literature

A in Survey of Literature

Departmental Approval

 

Departmental Approval

Survey of Literature

C in Introduction to Literature

or

B- in Honors Introduction to Lit.

B in Literature & Comm. I

Departmental Approval

 

English Literature

Pass American Lit. or B- in Honors American Literature or AP Language

Departmental Approval

Honors Survey of Lit.

B in Honors Intro. To Literature

or A in Introduction to Literature

Departmental Approval

 

Honors English Literature

 

AP English Literature

B in Honors American Lit. or

A in American Literature

Departmental Approval

 

Departmental Approval

American Literature

Pass Survey of Literature

Pass Literature & Comm. II

Departmental Approval

 

Drama II

 

Honors Drama

Drama I

Departmental Approval

 

Drama I, II

Departmental Approval

 

Science

Department

 

 

 

 

Biology (Lab)

None

 

Physics (Lab)

C in Chemistry or Honors Chemistry ; Concurrent enrollment in Precalculus

Departmental Approval

Honors Biology (Lab)

B in Algebra I and A in Lit. & Comm. I or A in Intro. To Literature or B in Honors Intro. To Literature

Freshman Placement Test

 

AP Biology (Lab)

Departmental Approval

Chemistry (Lab)

C in Biology

Concurrent enrollment in Geometry or higher mathematics

Departmental Approval

 

Human Anatomy (Lab)

C  in Biology

Honors Chemistry (Lab)

A- in Biology or B in Honors Biology with concurrent enrollment in Honors Geometry or higher

Departmental Approval

 

Chemistry Fundamentals

(Lab)

Completion of Biology

 

 

 

 Sports Medicine

 

Completion  of Biology

 

 

Foreign Language

Department

 

 

 

 

 

Spanish I

None

 

Spanish III

C+ in Spanish II or C in Spanish Speakers II

 

 

 

AP Spanish Language & Culture

A- in Spanish II or  C+ in Spanish Speakers II

Departmental Approval

Spanish Speakers I

Departmental Approval

 

Spanish IV

A- in Spanish III or C in AP Spanish Language

Departmental Approval

Spanish II

C in Spanish I or C- in Spanish Speakers I

 

AP Spanish Literature

B- in AP Spanish Language or A- in Spanish III

Departmental Approval

Spanish Speakers II

A- in Spanish I or B- in Spanish Speakers I

Departmental Approval

 

French I

 

French II

 

None

 

Pass French I

 

 

Fine Arts

Department

 

 

 

 

 

Survey of Art

None

 

Photography

Departmental Approval

Studio Art I

None

 

Filmmaking

 

Filmmaking II

None

 

Filmmaking I

Drawing I

C in Studio Art I

 

Honors Filmmaking

Departmental Approval

AP Studio Art

Studio Art, Drawing I

Departmental Approval

 

Band

None

 

Drama I

None

 

Jazz & Improvisational Band

Departmental Approval

Drama II

 

Honors Drama

C in Drama

Departmental Approval

 

Drama I, II

Departmental Approval

 

Chorus

None

Technical Theater

C in Drama

Departmental Approval

 

AP Music Theory

Departmental Approval

Musical Theater

C in Drama

Departmental Approval

 

 

 

Multimedia Design and Development

None

 

Accounting

Completion of Geometry

Computer Science

Departmental Approval

 

Health/Physical Education

None


 

Math

Department

 

 

 

 

 

Algebra IA

HSPT score or

Pass PreAlgebra

 

Algebra II

C- in Algebra I or IB and C- in any Geometry and passing grade on Algebra II Readiness Test

Algebra IB

Pass Algebra IA

 

Honors Algebra II

B+ in Algebra I or A- in IB and C in Honors Geometry or B- in Geometry and passing grade on Algebra II Readiness Test and

Departmental Approval

Algebra I

HSPT score and passing grade on Algebra Readiness Test or

 A-  in Pre-Algebra

 

Honors Precalculus

A- in Algebra II or B in Honors Algebra II and passing grade on Precalculus Readiness Test and Departmental Approval

Geometry

Pass Algebra I or IB and passing grade on Geometry Readiness Test

 

Precalculus

B in Algebra II or C in Honors Algebra II and passing grade on Precalculus Readiness Test

 

Departmental Approval

Honors Geometry

B+ in Algebra or A- in Algebra IB and passing grade on Geometry Readiness Test

Departmental Approval

 

AP Calculus AB

 

AP Calculus BC

A in Pre-calculus or B in Honors Pre-calculus and passing grade on Calculus Readiness Test

Departmental Approval

 

B- in AP Calculus AB

Departmental Approval

Statistics

C- in Algebra II

Departmental Approval

 

Social Studies

Department

 

 

 

 

World History/Geography

None

 

Honors Government/Econ.

B in Honors U.S. History or A in U. S. History

Departmental Approval and Concurrent enrollment in Honors or A.P. English Literature

Honors World History

Placement Test and Concurrent enrollment in Honors Intro. To Literature

 

AP European History

A- in World History or B+ in Honors World History

Departmental Approval

U.S. History

Completion of World History

 

Psychology

None

Honors U.S. History

A in World History or B in Honors World History

Departmental Approval and Concurrent enrollment in Honors or A.P English Language

 

Psychology II

C in Psychology

Govt./Econ.

Economics

Completion of U.S. History