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AP® Biology

AP® Biology

Advanced Placement® Biology is an intensive year-long course designed to equip students with the skills, knowledge, and abilities to achieve a high score on the College Board’s AP® Biology Exam. AP® Biology has at its core four central themes:  Evolution, Cellular Processes: Energy and Communication, Genetics and Information Transfer, and Interactions. A minimum of 12 inquiry-based labs supplement and enhance the course material. Students should expect to spend at least 1.5 hours of study for every hour in lecture. This is typically a course for juniors. Seniors would need the permission of a faculty member to enroll.

Prerequisite: Appropriate score on MSMS Biology Placement Test
Credit: 1(biology)
Length: 1 year

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