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

- Summer Session Dates: June 11 to August 16

For all **single or non-sequential enrollments **(including two enrollments in different courses), the recommended start-end dates are **June 11 – August 16**.

**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 11 – July 12
- Sem B: July 15 – August 16

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 11.

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 | |

Elements of Music | A | none | A | On Hold |

Arts Appreciation | A | none | A | On Hold |

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 | A-B | |

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 | Contains Flash (.swf) |

French 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | Contains Flash (.swf) |

German 1 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | Contains Flash (.swf) |

German 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | Contains Flash (.swf) |

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

Japanese 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | On Hold till Fall 2019 |

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

Spanish 2 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | Contains Flash (.swf) |

Spanish 3 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | Contains Flash (.swf) |

Spanish 4 | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | Contains Flash (.swf) |

## 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

NSO Math Options

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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Advanced Government | A-B | A-B-C | A-B-C-D | |

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 |