PRECALCULUS CP Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12 Course Credit: 1 credit, 5 periods/week, full year. Description: Emphasis is placed on refinement and advancement of algebraic skills as a student moves towards calculus. The course content includes simplifying algebraic expressions, solving algebraic equations, polynomial and rational functions, graphing, conic sections, complex and transcendental numbers, circular functions (trigonometry), sequences and series, and matrices. Prerequisite: Successful completion of Algebra II CP and teacher recommendation. A TI83 or T184 graphing calculator is required.
CALCULUS CP Grade Level: 11, 12 Course Credit: 1 credit, 5 periods/week, full year Description: This course is for students who have completed PreCalculus and is designed to introduce students to the concepts of Calculus and prepare them to take Calculus at the collegiate level. Topics will include a brief review of trigonometry and polynomial functions in addition to limits, differentiation, and integration. This course does not prepare students for the AP Calculus exam but does cover a variety of topics typically taught in a first year college Calculus course. Prerequisite: PreCalculus CP or Honors with a â€œCâ€? or higher and teacher recommendation. A TI83 or T184 graphing calculator is recommended.
ALGEBRA III CP Grade Level: 11, 12 Course Credit: 1 credit, 5 periods/week, full year Description: This course is designed to prepare students for an entry level college math course. It will include further development and use of algebraic concepts, equations and inequalities, graphs and functions (including polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric) and topics in probability. Prerequisite: Successful completion of Algebra II and teacher recommendation. Fee: $20 MathXL access code. A TI83 or T184 graphing calculator recommended.
Mariemont High School Course Description Guide for the 2019-20 school year