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CVTC, along with your school district, has partnered to offer incoming seniors planning to attend a two- or four-year college, the opportunity to earn two full semesters of college credits. This academy is being offered both face to face and virtually online to allow students from various locations to participate. Students must be highly motivated and committed to all 10 courses throughout the school year.
When: January 24 - May 19, 2022
Location: CVTC Chippewa Falls Campus and Online. Students may choose to attend face-to-face some days and work online on alternate days.
Credential Earned: Simultaneously earn a high school diploma and 26 credits of college general education credits. General education credits earned through this academy are guaranteed to transfer under the Universal Transfer Credit Agreement to any University of Wisconsin college.
Physics Pre-requisite: For continuing Academy students, must earn a C or higher in Plane Trig and Chemistry.
All other students: (804-142 Applied Geometry & Trigonomtry or 804-197 College Technical Math 1B) or (804-115 College Technical Math 1 or 804-151 Technical Math 110 or 804-195 College Technical Math 1) or (804-118 Interm Algebra w Apps or 804-150 Math 100 (Advanced Algebra)) or 804-113 College Technical Math 1A or 804-224 College Algebra
Check out our College Transfer Video below for more details on the Academy.
Spring Course Schedule & Dates: January 24 - May 19, 2022
M 9-10 a.m. | W, F 9-11 a.m.
806-154 General Physics 1 (4 credits)
Prerequisite: General Chemistry (offered 1st semester)An overview of various physics topics, routinely covered in an introductory physics course, is presented with appropriate accompanying experiments. Included topics are: Mechanics, Properties of Materials, Heat, and Sound. In addition to the technical science information given, an ability to solve problems, responsibility and initiative is emphasized.
801-136 English Composition I (3 Credits)This course is designed for learners to develop knowledge and skills in all aspects of the writing process. Planning, organizing, writing, editing and revising are applied through a variety of activities. Students will analyze audience and purpose, use elements of research, and format documents using standard guidelines. Individuals will develop critical reading skills through analysis of various written documents.
809-122 Introduction to American Government (3 credits)Introduces American political processes and Institutions. Focuses on rights and responsibilities of citizens and the process of participatory democracy. Learners examine the complexity of the separation of powers and checks and balances. Explores the role of the media, interest groups, political parties and public opinion in the political process. Also explores the role of state and national government in our federal system.
809-198 Introduction to Psychology (3 credits)This introductory course in psychology is a survey of the multiple aspects of human behavior. It involves a survey of the theoretical foundations of human functioning in such areas as learning, motivation, emotions, personality, deviance and pathology, physiological factors, and social influences. Additional topics include research methods, biological and environmental impacts, development, sensation and perception, consciousness, intelligence and stress. This course directs the student to an insightful understanding of the complexities of human relationships in personal, social, and vocational settings.
890-000 Career Readiness (1 credit)This course focuses on the CVTC core abilities: models integrity, thinks critically, communicates effectively, and values diversity. Students will demonstrate core abilities and the understanding of what it takes to be career ready and competitive in today's workforce.
14 Credit High School Academy
Registration Status //Open
Academy Dates //January 24 - May 19, 2022
Days of Week //Mon - Fri
Times //9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Classroom Location //CVTC Chippewa Falls Campus
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