Course Catalog - Academic Decathlon

Academic Decathlon

PR: Prerequisite   |   CR: Credit for Course   |   SEM: Semesters   |   LC: Local Credit


*+Academic Decathlon/Humanities I Honors (9-12) #1856

*+Academic Decathlon/Humanities II Honors (9-12) #1858

*+Research and Technical Writing Honors (9-12)#1831

*+English Independent Studies Honors (9-12) #1142

These Humanities courses are designed to prepare students for the Academic Decathlon Contest. The purposes are to develop a greater respect for knowledge, to develop lifetime skills in speech and interview, to gain a better appreciation for music and art, and to promote wholesome competition in academic areas of study. The contest includes six tests of academic strength, speech, essay, and interview. Team members will receive honors credit for this course.

PR: Teacher Approval

SEM: 2 CR:1

 

*+Academic Decathlon/Public Speaking I Honors (9-12) #1940

*+Academic Decathlon/Public Speaking II Honors (9-12) #1941

*+Academic Decathlon/Public Speaking III Honors (9-12) #1942

*+Speech Independent Study Honors #1952

These Public Speaking courses are designed to prepare students for the Academic Decathlon Contest. The purposes are to develop a greater respect for knowledge, to develop lifetime skills in speech and interview, to gain a better appreciation for music and art, and to promote wholesome competition in academic areas of study. The contest includes six tests of academic strength, speech, essay, and interview. Team members will receive honors credit for this course.

PR: Teacher Approval

SEM: 2 CR:1