AP Chemistry

Advanced Placement Chemistry


Descriptive and theoretical concepts are alternated to provide variety and a well-correlated laboratory program. The course includes the following: new introductory material on atomic theory; and expansion of the treatment of electron affinity and the reorganization of the topic of chemical bonding. Advanced Placement courses have the requirement that each student must take the AP examination in the respective disciplines. Students are expected to pay the associated College Board fee of $92 for the exam. NCAA Approved

Prerequisites: A student registering for this course must have the recommendation of the current science teacher, and an overall average of 85% or higher for all previous Regents Science courses. Students must have received a passing grade on the Chemistry Regents exam.