Pre AP Chemistry is an honors level chemistry course that will prepare students for AP Chemistry. Students typically take AP Chemistry the year following Pre AP Chemistry. The course is heavily math-based and comfort with algebra 1 and general mathematics concepts such as scientific notation will be expected. The course will also include laboratory work.
Topics studied will include:
The course follows the Indiana Academic Standards for chemistry 1 with added standards from the College Board to prepare students for AP Chemistry. The full Indiana content standards can be accessed online here.
The course is typically taken in grade 10.