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If you could pick classes without the pressure of college and AP, what would you take

hopefullybrighthopefullybright Registered User Posts: 213 Junior Member
edited March 2007 in High School Life
I was thinking about this earlier. If you could choose to take any classes without the pressure of having to take APs and all that college pressure, what would you take? For me, it'd be:

International Relations
Lang AP
Global Conflicts/Criminal Justice
Journalism II
Broadcast Journalism I
US Govt. AP
French I
Physics AP

I would still choose these AP classes, but some of the 8 I am taking next year are just sort of expected. I'm in Spanish Lang, so next year I'm 'supposed' to take Lit AP.

How about y'all?
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Replies to: If you could pick classes without the pressure of college and AP, what would you take

  • dank08dank08 Registered User Posts: 1,768 Senior Member
    I would take the easiest classes possible, except for history. Or I'd take every hard class possible but not do any work.
  • cowtipper1cowtipper1 Registered User Posts: 1,567 Senior Member
    Underwater Basket Weaving
  • SungchulSungchul Registered User Posts: 1,498 Senior Member
    Probably cooking classes. Our district has great funding for vocational classes.
  • fizixfizix Registered User Posts: 1,813 Senior Member
    Classes I'm not in that I want to take:

    1) Some philosophy class
    2) Real analysis
    3) Complex analysis
    4) Programming (definitely need this)
    5) Art (I suck)
    6) Modern physics (don't know enough of it)
    7) Some AIME-preparation class
    8) AP French
    9) Advanced NetHack-Playing
    10) Microsoft Office For Dummies
    11) Debate (maybe)
    12) Band
    13) Gym (lord knows I need it)
    14) How To Write Left-Handed
    15) Yoga
    16) Number theory
    17) Chemistry (repeat)
    18) Multivariable Calculus (repeat)
    19) How To Stop Procrastinating
    20) Home economics

    Ideally I'd only have classes every other day or so.
  • takotako Registered User Posts: 2,012 Senior Member
    Hmm. My ideal senior schedule would be:

    AP Literature
    AP Econ/AP Gov
    British Literature
    Contemp Literature
    Art 2

    My senior schedule will (probably) be:
    AP Literature
    AP Econ/AP Gov
    Physics Honors or Bio AP
    AP Calc BC
    AP French

    My ideal ideal schedule would be: (school doesn't offer many of these :()
    AP Literature
    AP Psychology
    Criminal Justice or something like that
    Contemp Lit
    Broadcast Journalism :D
  • -Serendipity--Serendipity- Registered User Posts: 314 Member
    -Study Hall
    -More Math
    -Some Computer Class
    -Math Again
    -EnglishShouldDie 101
    -Probably Math
    -Teacher Aid
    -And last but not least, MATH
  • eugeniaeugenia Registered User Posts: 229 Junior Member
    free period
    free period
    free period
    free period
    AP Lunch
    free period
    free period
    free period
  • War ChantWar Chant Registered User Posts: 2,341 Senior Member
    Math Mentors (basically a free period in a low level math class where you help the teacher)
    Office Aid
    Some computer class
  • OptimizationOptimization . Posts: 1,085 Senior Member
    Yeah. I'd have all free periods and spend my time reading and sleeping.

    Food is not even necessary as long as I am sleeping or reading.
  • a778999a778999 Registered User Posts: 1,520 Senior Member
    study halls the whole day
  • ShanFanShanFan Registered User Posts: 172 Junior Member
    Oh, Astronomy and Human Anatomy. And French and Spanish. AP European History.

    But alas, I can only take AP European History. :/
  • I<3PiI<3Pi Registered User Posts: 595 Member
    "AP Lunch"
    Hahah... I like.

    I'd take a few art classes, biology, fashion design, TA for my favourite teacher, etc.
  • PurpoisePalPurpoisePal Registered User Posts: 1,644 Senior Member
    My ideal schedule:

    AP Psychology
    Greek Philosophy
    Early 20th century American literature
    Ancient Greek and Egyptian history
    Creative Writing

    I'll probably take a courseload similar to this one in college. :)
  • mewantcollegemewantcollege Registered User Posts: 112 Junior Member
    AP Naptime. I heard the five hour exam is such a killer!!!!!!!! Anyone know whether Barron's or Princeton Review is better for studying?
  • CC AdminCC Admin Administrator Posts: 32,470 Senior Member

    Study over here is a period where you go to the library and supposidly study, but it's basically a free period for seniors.
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