Courses Offered by
Department
2000-2001
Brinkley-Caldwell High School
601 Charger Dr.
Brinkley, IN
Home of the Chargers!
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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