AP Literature & Composition
The course is the advanced study of composition and literature for those students with the ability and interest in an accelerated English program. Various types of literature are studied with an emphasis on short stories, poetry, drama, and the novel. Much in-depth study and research are expected, with the student’s growth in analysis and interpretation of the literature of utmost importance. The College Board AP exam is required of students in May of the year, with emphasis on analytical critique of literature and composition skills.