AP LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION

  • AP LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION

    1 Unit

    Prerequisite:  English 11 AP Language

    NCAA Approved

     

    The course in AP Literature and Composition focuses on engaging the student in careful and critical analysis of imaginative literature of recognized literary merit.  The course is meant to deepen the student’s understanding of how a writer constructs meaning by having the students study style, structure, theme, figurative language, symbolism, and tone.  A student in AP English should be able to read with insight, write with fluency and sophistication, and think logically and creatively.  The course carries the prerequisite of English 11 H.  Students in AP English are required to take the AP Exam in May.