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AP Biology

School Year: 2018-2019
Subject: Science
Course ID: AC03056
College Concurrent: Yes
School District: Sheridan County School District #1
Credit Recovery: No
Program Name: Cowboy State Virtual Academy
Course Capacity:
Grade Level(s): 11-12
LMS Platform: LMS means the course learning management system Acellus
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Curriculum Type: Acellus
Credits: 1.00
Hathaway Success Course: No
Days: See Course Participation below
Advanced Placement: Yes
Times: See Course Participation below
Start - End Dates: Jul 01, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
Available for Purchase: District Only

Course Description:
AP Biology is an introductory college-level biology course. Students cultivate their understanding of biology through inquiry-based investigationsbyexploring topics in the following areas: Evolution Drives the Diversity and Unity of Life, Water Potential, Cell Structure, Cellular Respiration, Pigments and Photosynthesis, The Cell Cycle, Mitosis and Meiosis, History of Genetics, Human Genetics, Chromosomal Alterations, DNA and Genes, Viruses and Bacteria, Classifications, Animalia, Ecosystems,Population Growth, and Interaction It is recommended that students complete Honors Biology and Honors Chemistry prior to taking AP Biology. AcellusAP Biology has been audited and approved by the College Board. AcellusAP Biologyis A-G Approved through the University of California.
Course Prerequisites:
Honors Biology, Honors Chemistry
Required Materials: None
Course Accessibility:
Course materials and the LMS have been developed with universal design principles in mind.
Course Participation:
Student participation in this course is documented by the following:
  • Student active time in course logged by the learning management system.
  • Coursework submissions recorded by the learning management system.
  • No
  • The virtual education teacher verifies participation in the course on a daily basis.