Skip to content


Offered: Grade 11, 12
Credit: 1.0
Length: Year
Prerequisite: English Honors II or III and Teacher Recommendation FCAT Reading level 3 or higher, FCAT writing level 4 or higher
Type of Credit: English/Language Arts

The Advanced Placement course in English Language and Composition is a college-level study of language and writing. Students study rhetoric in a variety of genres to analyze how authors use language. The course emphasizes nonfiction and argumentative writing as preparation for taking the national Advanced Placement exam which many colleges use to award college credits. Mature writing skills are necessary for success in this course.