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Biology

June 10 – July 17: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

A discovery approach is used with intensive hands-on experience through laboratory experiments. The course content includes the following topics: cells, functioning plants and animals, genetics, evolution, energy and life, ecosystems, and ecology.

Price: $750 plus $50 registration fee
Pre-Requisite: Entering 10th grade or above
Credits: 10

Chemistry 

June 10 – July 17: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

This class is laboratory oriented. It includes metric measurement, general inorganic chemistry, formula writing, balancing of equations, the mole concept, atomic structure, heats of reactions, chemical equilibrium, organic and nuclear chemistry.

Pre-Requisite:
Jesuit students: Must have completed Geometry or Geometry XL and Biology
Non-Jesuit students: Successful completion of Algebra I and Geometry OR Integrated Math 1 and 2
Cost: $750 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 10

Physics

June 10 – July 17: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Physics is the study of matter and energy. Course content includes motion, force, energy, momentum, waves, light, electricity and magnetism. Laboratory experiments and individual projects are an integral part of the course.

Pre-Requisite:
Jesuit students: Must have completed Algebra II and Chemistry.
Non-Jesuit students: Completion of Algebra I and Algebra II OR Integrated Math 1, 2, and 3.
Cost: $750 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 10