University of California A-G Requirements Renaissance Arts Academy Requirements
A. History / Social Science - Two years required, including one year of U.S. history or one-half year of U.S. history and one-half year of civics or American Government; and one year of world history, cultures, and geography. A. History / Social Science - Four years including one year of U. S. history and one-half year of Civics; and three and one-half years of world history, cultures, and geography.
B. English - Four years of college preparatory English that include frequent and regular writing, and reading of classic and modern literature. B. English - Four years of college preparatory English that include frequent and regular writing, and reading of classic and modern literature.
C. Mathematics - Three years of college preparatory mathematics that include the topics covered in elementary and advanced algebra and two- and three-dimensional geometry. C. Mathematics - Four years of college preparatory mathematics that include the topics covered in elementary and advanced algebra and two- and three-dimensional geometry.
D. Laboratory Science - Two years of college preparatory science that include the fundamental concepts covered in two of these three areas; Biology, Chemistry, Physics. D. Laboratory Science - Four years of college preparatory science that include the fundamental concepts covered in two of these three areas; Biology, Chemistry, Physics.
E. Language other than English - Two years of the same language other than English E. Language other than English - Four years of the same language other than English.
F. Visual & Performing Arts - One year, including dance, drama/theater, music, and/or visual art F. Visual & Performing Arts - Four years, in either drama/theater, or music.
G. College Preparatory Elective - In addition to those courses required in "a-f" above, one year (two semesters) of college preparatory electives are required, chosen from visual and performing arts, history, social science, English, advanced mathematics, laboratory science, and language other than English. G. College Preparatory Elective - In addition to those courses required in "a-f" above, Four Years (two semesters) of college preparatory electives are required, chosen from visual and performing arts, history, social science, English, advanced mathematics, laboratory science, and language other than English.