**NSO Credit Definitions
(Please read carefully to determine correct credit choices)**

- Summer Session Dates: June 12 to August 18

For all **single or non-sequential enrollments **(including two enrollments in different courses), the recommended start-end dates are **June 12 – August 18**.

**Note**: If you are enrolling to take two **sequential** segments of a course (e.g., Spanish 1 Sem A and Sem B), please plan for start-end dates as follows:

- Sem A: June 12 – July 14
- Sem B: July 17 – August 18

Start dates are flexible based on the end of the school year in your district. Due to the extensive teacher workload at the end of the year, course work generally cannot start prior to June 12.

Courses may be completed before the scheduled end date.

## General Courses

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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FACS |
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Independent Living | A | A | A-B | |

ART |
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Design Basics | A | A | A-B | |

Digital Photography | A-B | A-B | A-B-C-D | |

Drawing | A | A | A-B | |

NEW: Elements of Music | A | none | A | Start June 16 |

NEW: Arts Appreciation | A | none | A | Start June 16 |

BUSINESS |
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Entrepreneurship |
A | A | A-B | |

Sports/Entertainment Mktg | A | A | A-B | |

Intro to Business | A | A | A-B | |

Personal Finance | A | A | A-B |

## Language Arts

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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English 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

English 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

English 3 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

English 4 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Speech/Communication | A | A | A-B | |

Media Literacy | A | A | A-B | |

Film Studies | A | A | A-B | |

American Literature | A | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

World Literature | A | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Writing Process | A | A | A-B | |

Creative Writing | A | A | A-B | |

Journalism | A | A | A-B |

## World Languages

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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Chinese 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Chinese 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Chinese 3 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Chinese 4 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

French 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

French 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

German 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

German 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Japanese 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Japanese 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Spanish 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Spanish 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Spanish 3 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Spanish 4 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D |

## Health & Physical Education

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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Health Prep | A | A | A-B | |

Health Science | A | A | A-B | |

Medical Exploration | A | A | A-B | |

Phy Ed 1: Skill Related Fitness (formerly Phy Ed A) | A | A | A-B | |

Phy Ed 2: Health Related Fitness (formerly Phy Ed B) | A | A | A-B | |

Phy Ed 3: Personal Fitness (formerly Phy Ed C) | A | A | A-B |

## Math

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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Algebra 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Algebra 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Geometry | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Functions: Statistics & Trig | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Pre-Calculus | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Probability & Statistics | A | A | A-B |

## Social Studies

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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Criminology | A | A | A-B | |

Intro to Psychology | A | A | A-B | |

Geography |
A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Economics | A | A | A-B | |

Law & Order | A | A | A-B | |

Sociology | A | A | A-B | |

World Studies |
A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

US History | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Civics & Government | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D |

## Science

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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Astronomy | A | A | A-B | |

Biology | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Chemistry | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

Environmental Science | A | A | A-B | |

Physics | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D |

## Career Tech and Mentorships

Course Name | Sem: .5 | Tri: .33 | Qtr: .25 | Note |
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Career Investigations | A | A | A-B | |

SciMent: Science Research | Summer options: A, B, E |