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Course Descriptions

Lansing Catholic Academic Courses

2017-18 Course Guide

2017-18 Textbook List

Fine, Applied Arts & Technology

Drafting and Design I, II & III
Web Publishing
Computer Graphics & Digital Imaging (CGDI)
Advanced Computer Graphics
Desktop Publishing
Introduction to Art
Design
Drawing and Painting
Sculpture
Crafts
Digital Photography
Broadcasting
Band
Jazz Band
Ensemble Band
Strings
Music Appreciation
Music Theory
Choir
Honors Choir

English

English Foundations (9th)
Honors English Foundation (9th)
United States Literature (10th)
Honors United States Literature (10th)
English Literature (11th)
Honors English Literature (11th)
World Literature Novels, Poety or Drama (12th)
AP English Literature & Language (12th)
Speech I & II
Broadcasting
Journalism  (Yearbook)
Editorial Journalism
Creative Writing

World Languages

French I, II, III & IV
Latin I, II, III & IV
Spanish I, II, III & IV
AP Spanish
Greek I, II

Note:  Two credits of the same language are required

Mathematics

Adaptive Algebra 1
Algebra 1
Honors Algebra 1
Geometry
Honors Geometry
Adaptive Algebra 2
Algebra 2
Honors Algebra 2
Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus
Honors Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus
Consumers Math
Calculus
AP Calculus

Physical Education

Health
Personal Fitness
Individual Sports
Team Sports

Note:  One semester of a physical education class (individual sports, team sports, or personal fitness) is required for graduation. This Physical Education requirement may be waived by participating in two seasons of a school approved sport or four years of marching band.

Sciences

Physical Science (9th)
Chemistry (10th)
 Honors Chemistry (10th)
 Biology (11th)
Ecology & Environmental Stewardship
AP Biology
AP Chemistry
Physics
Human Anatomy and Physiology

Social Studies

World History (9th)
United States History (10th)
Geography
Economics
Government
AP United States History
AP Government
AP European History
 

Theology

Christian Character Development (9th)
Hebrew Scripture (9th)
Christian Scriptures (10th)
Catholic Morality (10th)
Christian Justice (11th)
Church History/Ecclesiology (11th)
Philosophy & Theology (12th)
Faith & Spirituality (12th)
Honors Theology/Philosophy (12th)
Elective - Introduction to Catholicism
Elective - World Religions
Elective - Christian Leadership

Note:  One half credit of Theology is required for each semester a student attends Lansing Catholic. In addition, ten service hours are required for each semester a student attends Lansing Catholic. Failure to meet the service requirement results in a failing grade in Theology regardless of one’s academic performance. All students are also required to participate in a school sponsored retreat each school year.

Michigan Virtual Online Classes

Numerous classes through Michigan Virtual are also available. Please see the course guide for more details.

 

 

 
 

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