ESCONDIDO ADVENTIST ACADEMY

UC/CSU Approved Course List

a-g Course

 

a - History / Social Science - 2 years required 
Two years of history/social science, including one year of World History, Cultures or Geography; and one year of US History or one-half year of US History and one-half year of American Government/Civics.

Course Title

Transcript Abbreviation(s)

Category

Honors Type

Course Notes

U.S. Government  

 

American Government / Civics 

 

Semester
 

U.S. History  

 

U.S. History 

 

 

World History  

 

World History / Geography / Cultures 

 

 

 

b - English - 4 years required 
Four years of college preparatory English. Students may only use 1 year of ESL/ELD English.

Course Title

Transcript Abbreviation(s)

Category

Honors Type

Course Notes

AP English Literature and Composition   

 

English 

AP 

 

English 10  

 

English 

 

 

English 11  

 

English 

 

 

English 12  

 

English 

 

 

English 9  

 

English 

 

 

 

c - Mathematics - 3 years required , 4 years recommended 
Three years of college preparatory mathematics that includes the topics covered in Elementary Algebra/Algebra 1, Geometry and Advanced Algebra/Algebra 2. Approved Integrated Math courses may be used to fulfill part or all of this requirement.

Course Title

Transcript Abbreviation(s)

Category

Honors Type

Course Notes

Algebra I   

 

Algebra 1 

 

 

Algebra II   

 

Algebra 2 

 

 

AP Calculus AB   

 

Advanced Mathematics 

AP 

 

Geometry   

 

Geometry 

 

 

Precalculus  

 

Advanced Mathematics 

 

 

 

d - Laboratory Science - 2 years required , 3 years recommended 
Two years of laboratory science, including two of the three fundamental disciplines of Biology, Chemistry and Physics. This requirement can also be met by completing the latter two years of a 3-year Integrated Science program.

Course Title

Transcript Abbreviation(s)

Category

Honors Type

Course Notes

AP Biology   

Biology (AP) 

Biological Science 

AP 

 

AP Chemistry   

AP Chem 

Chemistry 

AP 

 

AP Physics B   

Physics (AP) 

Biological Science 

AP 

 

Chemistry  

Chemistry 

Chemistry 

 

 

Physics  

 

Physics 

 

taught alternate years 

 

e - Language Other than English - 2 years required , 3 years recommended 
Two years of the same language other than English.

Course Title

Transcript Abbreviation(s)

Category

Honors Type

Course Notes

Spanish (AP)   

Spanish (AP) 

LOTE Year 4+ 

AP 

 

Spanish I   

 

LOTE Year 1 

 

 

Spanish II  

 

LOTE Year 2 

 

 

 

f - Visual & Performing Arts - 1 year required 

Course Title

Transcript Abbreviation(s)

Category

Honors Type

Course Notes

Chamber Singers   

Chamber Singers 

Music (Intro) 

 

 

Concert Choir   

Choir 

Music (Intro) 

 

 

 

g - Elective - 1 year required 
One year (two semesters), in addition to those required in "a-f" above. All courses must be listed under "a-f" above with the exception of courses marked with a blue diamond () in Mathematics, Language Other than English, and VPA; plus the following:

Course Title

Transcript Abbreviation(s)

Category

Honors Type

Course Notes

AP Psychology   

AP Psychology 

History / Social Science 

AP 

 

Biology  

Biology 

Science-Biological 

 

 

Economics  

Economics 

History / Social Science 

 

Semester
 

Physical Science  

Phys Science 

Science-Physical