Advanced Studies Program

Advanced Studies courses: In an effort to provide a rigorous alternative to the standardized curriculum and testing of Advanced Placement (AP) courses, the Upper School offers a suite of discipline-specific, year-long Advanced Studies (AS) courses that equal or exceed AP courses in terms of conceptual challenge, complexity of material, development of critical skills and overall preparation for college academics. AS courses are housed within departments and include:

Literary Studies in American Voices
Modernist Literature
English Department

Perspectives on American History
A History of Western Ideas
History Department

Organic Chemistry
Science Department

Gender and Power in Latin Literature
Italian Conversation and Culture
World Language Department

Complex Systems Science
Computer Information Systems Program

 


 

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