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Advanced Placement Courses

College-level courses for ambitious high school students aiming to attend US universities.

What AP courses are on offer?

Biology

Study the core scientific principles, theories, and processes that govern living organisms and biological systems.

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Calculus AB

Explore the concepts, methods, and applications of differential and integral calculus.

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Calculus BC

Explore the concepts, methods, and applications of differential and integral calculus, including topics such as parametric, polar, and vector functions, and series.

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Chemistry

Learn about the fundamental concepts of chemistry including structure and states of matter, intermolecular forces, and reactions.

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Computer Science A

Get familiar with the concepts and tools of computer science as you learn a subset of the Java programming language.

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Macroeconomics

Explore the principles of economics that apply to an economic system as a whole.

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Microeconomics

Study the principles of economics that apply to the behavior of individuals within an economic system.

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Physics 1

Learn about the foundational principles of physics as you explore Newtonian mechanics; work, energy, and power; mechanical waves and sound; and introductory, simple circuits.

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Physics C: Mechanics

Explore concepts such as kinematics; Newton’s laws of motion, work, energy, and power; systems of particles and linear momentum; rotation; oscillations; and gravitation.

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Psychology

Explore the ideas, theories, and methods of the scientific study of behavior and mental processes.

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Statistics

Learn about the major concepts and tools used for collecting, analyzing, and drawing conclusions from data.

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World History: Modern

Study the cultural, economic, political, and social developments that have shaped the world from c. 1200 CE to the present.

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What are Advanced Placement courses?

Advanced Placement (AP) courses are rigorous, college-level courses and assessments offered in US high schools. Administered by the College Board, they have now replaced the SAT Subject Tests for college applications. Doing well on AP courses can translate to college credit in US and Canadian universities.

AP courses are structured to be self-study material with a standardized exam offered once a year. As such many high schools might not offer the correct guidance or teaching for AP courses. Taking online AP courses with a good teacher will help students with their schoolwork while ensuring they score well in the exams. A good score demonstrates a student’s ability to study a rigorous curriculum and also ensures college credit.

CGA is a College Board registered school approved to deliver the AP curriculum (school code 703001). We offer part-time intensive online AP classes on weekends taught by our world-class teachers.

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Why take an AP course?

Improve your admissions profile, challenge yourself, and earn college credit with our Advanced Placement (AP) courses.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does CGA offer Advanced Placement (AP) courses?

CGA is excited to offer Advanced Placement (AP) courses beginning this November. AP courses allow high school students to take classes at the US university level. They allow students to study 38 subjects in-depth and prepare them for college-level work. Most US universities recognize AP credit as college credit. The AP Program offers several awards for high achievement. Each year, over 2.8 million students take AP exams, with most students taking multiple APs during the course of their high school careers. AP is one of the most recognized curricula for top universities and CGA is looking forward to launching this program.

Where are exams taken?

At a nearby AP testing centre or eligible school. Families should ensure there is a suitable exam venue nearby to them. Our Enrollment Advisors can help advise on exam venues.

Who are the teachers?

Our classes are taught by qualified teachers that have demonstrated outstanding prior results teaching APs.

What is the class size?

We keep our classes below 15 students but are, on average, between 6 – 8 students to ensure maximum engagement.