Integrated Chemistry/Physics Course Description:
Length/Credits: 2 semesters – 2 credits
Open to: Grades 10, 11, 12
Prerequisite: Algebra I (can be taken concurrently)
Integrated Chemistry-Physics introduces the fundamental concepts of scientific inquiry, the structure of matter, chemical reactions, forces, motion and the interactions between energy and matter.
This course serves as a laboratory-based introduction to possible future course work in chemistry or physics and ensures a mastery of the basics of each discipline.
The ultimate goal is to produce scientifically literate citizens capable of using their knowledge of physical science to solve real-world problems and make personal, social and ethical decisions that have consequences beyond the classroom walls.