Courses Offered by Department
2000-2001
Brinkley-Caldwell High School
601 Charger Dr.
Brinkley, IN

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Current School Year: 2000-2001
Art & Design                                             

Introduction to Art
(required for all students, prerequisite for all other art
   classes) - 1 sem.

AP Art - General
(must have completed at least 6 prior semesters of art and
   have instructor approval) - 2 sem.

Drawing I
- 1 sem.                                                               
Drawing II
- 1 sem.                                                               
Drawing III
- 1 sem.
Drawing IV - 1 sem.
AP Art - Drawing (must have completed at least Drawing III) - 2 sem.
Painting I
- 1 sem.                                                          
Painting II
- 1 sem.          
Painting III
- 1 sem.
Painting IV -
1 sem.
AP Art - Painting (must have completed at least Painting III) - 2 sem.
2-Dimensional Art I
- 1 sem.           
2-Dimensional Art II
- 1 sem.
2-Dimensional Art III - 1 sem.
2-Dimensional Art IV
- 1 sem.
AP Art - 2D (must have completed at least 2D Art III) - 2 sem.
3-Dimensional Art I
- 1 sem.
3-Dimensional Art II
- 1 sem.
3-Dimensional Art III - 1 sem.
3-Dimensional Art IV - 1 sem.
AP Art - 3D (must have completed at least 3D Art III) - 2 sem.
Art History I
- 1 sem.
Art History II
- 1 sem.
Jewelry I
- 1 sem.
Jewelry II
- 1 sem.
Pottery I
- 1 sem.
Pottery II
- 1 sem.
Sculpting I
- 1 sem.
Sculpting II
- 1 sem.
Architecture I
- 1 sem.
Architecture II
- 1 sem.
Interior Design I
- 1 sem.
Interior Design II
- 1 sem.
Photography I
- 1 sem.
Photography II
- 1 sem.


Business

Careers
(required for all freshmen) - 1 sem.
Introduction to Business
- 1 sem.
Advanced Business Principles
(must have completed Introduction
   to Business) - 1 sem.

Accounting I
- 1 sem.
Accounting II
- 1 sem.
Advertising
(must have completed Introduction to Business) - 1 sem.
Agribusiness I
- 1 sem.
Agribusiness II
- 1 sem.
Entrepreneurship
(must have completed Introduction to Business) - 1 sem.
Marketing I
(must have completed Introduction to Business) - 1 sem.
Marketing II
- 1 sem.
Personal Finance
- 1 sem.


Community Service                                 
(2 semesters required for all seniors not in vocational)                                                                                   
City
- 1 or 2 sem.                                                             
Park Department
- 1 or 2 sem.            
Nursing Homes
- 1 or 2 sem.
Hospital
- 1 or 2 sem.
Homeless Shelter
- 1 or 2 sem.
Animal Shelter
- 1 or 2 sem.
Women's Shelter
- 1 or 2 sem.
Highway Department
- 1 or 2 sem.      


Consumer and Family Sciences

Child Development
- 1 sem.
Advanced Child Development
(must have completed Child
   Development) - 1 sem.

Cooking I
- 1 sem.
Cooking II
- 1 sem.
Cooking III - Italian
- 1 sem.
Cooking III - Mexican
- 1 sem.
Cooking III - Oriental
- 1 sem.
Cooking III - Independent Study
- 1 sem.
Family Relations
- 1 sem.
The Modern Family
- 1 sem.
Fashion and Textiles I
- 1 sem.
Fashion and Textiles II
- 1 sem.
Life Skills I
- 1 sem.
Life Skills II
- 1 sem.
Sewing I
- 1 sem.
Sewing II
- 1 sem.                                                   


English                                                    

ISTEP Prep - 1 sem., can be repeated as necessary                         
General English 9
- 2 sem.
English 9
- 2 sem.
College Prep English 9
- 2 sem.      
Advanced English 9
- 2 sem.                                               
General English 10
- 2 sem.
English 10
- 2 sem.
College Prep English 10
- 2 sem.
Advanced English 10
- 2 sem.        
General English 11
- 2 sem.
English 11
- 2 sem.
College Prep English 11
- 2 sem.                                      
Advanced English 11
- 2 sem.
AP English 11
- 2 sem.                                    
General English 12
- 2 sem.
English 12
- 2 sem.
College Prep English 12
- 2 sem.                                      Advanced English 12 - 2 sem.
AP English 12
- 2 sem.                                      
Children's Literature
- 1 sem.            
Comedies
- 1 sem.
Contemporary Literature - 1 sem.
Dramas - 1 sem.
Film Literature
- 1 sem.  
Gothic Literature
- 1 sem.                                          
Greek and Roman Mythology
- 1 sem.     
Norse Mythology
- 1 sem.
Advanced Mythology I - Arthurian Legends (must have completed Greek and Roman and Norse Mythology) - 1 sem. - meets during SRT 1st sem., students must be willing to give up SRT
Advanced Mythology II - The Bermuda Triangle
(must have completed Advanced Mythology I) - 1 sem. - meets during SRT 2nd sem., students must be willing to give up SRT
Poetry I
- 1 sem.           
Poetry II
- 1 sem.
Music as Poetry
- 1 sem.
Shakespeare
- 1 sem.                                
Tragedies
- 1 sem.
World Literature
- 1 sem.
Creative Writing I
- 1 sem.
Creative Writing II
- 1 sem.
Etymology
- 1 sem.
Advanced Etymology
(must have completed Etymology) - 1 sem.
Speech I
- 1 sem.
Speech II
- 1 sem.
Debate I
- 1 sem.
Debate II
- 1 sem.
Introduction to Writing for Mass Media (must be taken prior to or in
   conjunction with 1st semester of BC Bolt or Thunder) - 1 sem.

BC Bolt (Newspaper)
(instructor approval required, may be repeated for
   credit) - 2 sem.  

Thunder (Yearbook)
(instructor approval required, may be repeated for
   credit)
- 2 sem.


Foreign Languages
(Must be at least a sophomore and have completed General English 9 or English 9 with a B or better or College Prep English 9 or Advanced English 9 with a C or better)

French I - 2 sem.
French II - 2 sem.
French II Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
French III - 2 sem.  
French III Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
French IV - 2 sem.
French IV Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
AP French (must have completed at least French III with a B or better and have
   instructor approval) - 2 sem.
AP French Accelerated (must have completed at least French III with a B
   or better and have instructor approval) - green
and gold days for 1 semester only
French Literature (must have completed at least French II with a B or better
   or French III with a C or better) - 2 sem.
AP French Literature (must have completed at least French II with an A
   or French III with a B or better) - 2 sem.

German I - 2 sem.
German II - 2 sem.
German II Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
German III - 2 sem.  
German III Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
German IV - 2 sem.
German IV Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
AP German (must have completed at least German III with a B or better and
   have instructor approval) - 2 sem.
AP German Accelerated (must have completed at least German III with a
   B or better and have instructor approval) - green
and gold days for 1 semester only
German Literature (must have completed at least German II with a B or
   better or German III with a C or better) - 2 sem.
AP German Literature (must have completed at least German II with an A
   or German III with a B or better) - 2 sem.

Japanese I - 2 sem.
Japanese II - 2 sem.
Japanese II Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
Japanese III - 2 sem.  
Japanese III Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
Japanese IV - 2 sem.
Japanese IV Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
AP Japanese (must have completed at least Japanese III with a B or better
   and have instructor approval) - 2 sem.
AP Japanese Accelerated (must have completed at least Japanese III
   with a B or better and have instructor approval) - green
and gold days for 1
   semester only

Japanese Literature and Film (must have completed at least Japanese
   II with a B or better or Japanese III with a C or better) - 2 sem.

Spanish I - 2 sem.
Spanish II - 2 sem.
Spanish II Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
Spanish III - 2 sem.  
Spanish III Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
Spanish IV - 2 sem.
Spanish IV Accelerated - green and gold days for 1 semester only
AP Spanish (must have completed at least Spanish III with a B or better and
   have instructor approval) - 2 sem.
AP Spanish Accelerated (must have completed at least Spanish III with a
   B or better and have instructor approval) - green
and gold days for 1 semester only
Spanish Literature (must have completed at least Spanish II with a B or
   better or Spanish III with a C or better) - 2 sem.
AP Spanish Literature (must have completed at least Spanish II with an A
   or Spanish III with a B or better) - 2 sem.

                                                                             








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Health  

Health
(required for all freshmen) - 1 sem.
Advanced Health (must have completed Health) - 1 sem.
Nutrition and Wellness I
- 1 sem.
Nutrition and Wellness II - 1 sem.


Industrial Trade


Construction I
- 1 sem.
Construction II
- 1 sem.
Construction III
- 1 sem.
Construction IV
- 1 sem.
Drafting I
- 1 sem.
Drafting II
- 1 sem.
Drafting III
- 1 sem.
Introduction to Engineering
(prerequisite for all other engineering
   classes) - 1 sem
.
Aerospace Engineering
- 1 sem.
Civil Engineering
- 1 sem.
Electrical Engineering
- 1 sem.
Mechanical Engineering
- 1 sem.
Manufacturing I
- 1 sem.
Manufacturing II
- 1 sem.
Manufacturing III
- 1 sem.
Manufacturing IV
- 1 sem.
Metals I
- 1 sem.
Metals II
- 1 sem.
Transportation I
- 1 sem.
Transportation II
- 1 sem.
Transportation III
- 1 sem.
Woodworking I
- 1 sem.
Woodworking II
- 1 sem.


Mathematics


ISTEP Prep
- 1 sem., can be repeated as necessary
General Math Intensive
- green and gold days for 2 semesters
General Math
- 2 sem.
Pre-Algebra Intensive
- green and gold days for 2 semesters
Pre-Algebra
- 2 sem.
Pre-Algebra Accelerated
- green and gold days for 1 semester only
Algebra I Intensive
- green and gold days for 2 semesters
Algebra I
- 2 sem.
Algebra I Accelerated
- green and gold days for 1 semester only
Geometry
- 2 sem.
Algebra II
- 2 sem.
Pre-Calculus
- 2 sem.
Calculus AB
- 2 sem.
AP Calculus AB
- 2 sem.
AP Calculus BC
- 2 sem.
Probability & Statistics
- 1 sem.
Discrete Math
- 1 sem.


Music


Music Appreciation
(required for all freshmen) - 1 sem.
Music Composition
(may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Music Theory
- 1 sem.
Piano I
- 1 sem.
Piano II
- 1 sem.
Piano III
- 1 sem.
Piano IV
- 1 sem.
General Band
(may be repeated for credit) - 2 sem.
Concert Band
(audition required, may be repeated for credit) - 2 sem.
Marching Band
(audition required, may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Color Guard
(audition required, may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Pep Band
(audition required, may be repeated for credit) - 2 sem.
General Choir
(may be repeated for credit) - 2 sem.
Golden Girls
(all girls' show choir, audition required, may be repeated for   
   credit) - 2 sem.

Storm
(coed show choir, audition required, may be repeated for credit) - 2 sem.


Physical Education


Introduction to Physical Education
(required for all freshmen,
   prerequisite for all other PE classes) - 2 sem.

Advanced Physical Education
- 2 sem.
General Dance I
- 1 sem.
General Dance II
- 1 sem.
General Dance III
- 1 sem.
Ballet I
- 1 sem.
Ballet II
- 1 sem.
Ballet III
- 1 sem.
Jazz I
- 1 sem.
Jazz II
- 1 sem.
Modern Dance I
- 1 sem.
Modern Dance II
- 1 sem.
Tap I
- 1 sem.
Tap II
- 1 sem.
Tap III
- 1 sem.
Charger Dancers
(audition required, may be repeated for credit) - 2 sem.
1000 Miles (Walking)
(may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Aerobics
(may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Coaching - 1 sem.
Individual Sports
(may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Lifetime Sports
(may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Team Sports
(may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.
Weight Training
(may be repeated for credit) - 1 sem.


Science

Anatomy
- 2 sem.
Biology
- 2 sem.
AP Biology
(must have completed Biology with a B or better) - 2 sem.
Botany
- 2 sem.
Chemistry I
- 2 sem.
Chemistry II
- 2 sem.
AP Chemistry
(must have completed Chemistry I and Algebra II with Bs or
   better) - 2 sem.

Earth and Space I
- 2 sem.
Earth and Space II
- 2 sem.
Ecology
- 2 sem.
Genetics
- 2 sem.
Physics
- 2 sem.
AP Physics
(must currently be enrolled in Pre-Calculus or have completed it
   with a C or better, must have completed Geometry and Algebra II with Bs or better)
    - 2 sem.

Physics II/AP Physics II
- (Physics II and AP Physics II will meet together;
   students may choose whether to take it for AP credit. To enroll in AP Physics II,
   must have completed Physics and Pre-Calculus with Bs or better, or AP Physics
   and Pre-Calculus with Cs or better)  - 2 sem.

Zoology
- 2 sem.


Social Studies

(Note: The Social Studies Department is the only department to offer 9 week courses. These courses will not have final exams, even if they meet 2nd or 4th 9 weeks, and the content may differ slightly based on the actual length of the 9 weeks, as not all are the same. However, these classes may have final projects.


World Geography
(required for all students) - 2 sem.
World History
(required for all students) - 2 sem.
United States History
(required for all juniors) - 2 sem.
AP United States History
(must have completed World History with a B
   or better and CP English 10 with an A or Advanced English 10 with a B or better) - 2
   sem.

AP European History
(must have completed World History with a B
   or better and CP English 10 with an A or Advanced English 10 with a B or better) - 2
   sem.

Economics
(required for all seniors) - 1 sem.
United States Government
(required for all seniors) - 1 sem.
1920s Culture
- 1 9 wks.
1930s Culture
- 1 9 wks.
1940s Culture
- 1 9 wks.
1950s Culture
- 1 9 wks.
1960s Culture
- 1 9 wks.
1970s Culture
- 1 9 wks.
1980s Culture
- 1 9 wks.
Current Events
- 1 9 wks.
Business Law
- 1 9 wks.
Criminal Justice
- 1 9 wks.
Trial Law
- 1 9 wks.
Philosophy
- 1 sem.
World Politics
- 1 sem.
World Religions
- 1 sem.
Psychology
(seniors only) - 1 sem.
Sociology
(seniors only) - 1 sem.



Technology


Keyboarding I
- 1 sem.
Keyboarding II
- 1 sem.
Computers
- 1 sem.
Advanced Computers
(must have completed Computers) - 1 sem.
Computer Programming
- 1 sem.
Advanced Computer Programming
(must have completed Computer
   Programming)- 1 sem.

Design Processes I
- 1 sem.
Design Processes II
- 1 sem.
Digital Communication
- 1 sem.
Digital Design I
- 1 sem.
Digital Design II
- 1 sem.
Electronics I
- 1 sem.
Electronics II
- 1 sem.
Engineering Technology
(must have completed Introduction to 
   Engineering - see Industrial Trade section) - 1 sem.

Robotics I
- 1 sem.
Robotics II
- 1 sem.
Technology and Society
- 1 sem.


Theater


Acting I
- 1 sem.
Acting II
- 1 sem.
Acting III
- 1 sem.
Acting IV
- 1 sem.
Around the Set
- 1 sem.
Broadway and Off-Broadway
- 1 sem.
History of Theater
- 1 sem.
Prop and Set Production
(may be repeated for credit)- 1 sem.
Players' Club
(requires participation in fall, winter, and spring productions,
   must have completed Acting I, II, III, and IV, audition required, may be repeated for
   credit) - 2 sem.

Players' Crew
(requires participation in fall, winter, and spring productions,
   must have completed Around the Set and have instructor approval, may be
   repeated for credit) - 2 sem.



Vocational - Seniors Only

Cadet Teaching
- 1 or 2 sem.
Internship/Career Exploration (I/CE)
- 1 or 2 sem.
Peer Group
- 1 or 2 sem.
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