Advanced Placement (AP) Program, 2001-2002

Advanced Placement (AP) is a program of college level courses and examinations for high school students. AP is
administrated by the College Entrance Examination Board, headquartered in New York City, New York with a Canadian
office in Kelowna, British Columbia. Students who successfully complete examinations with a prescribed standing may,
upon admission to a public post-secondary institution, be granted credit as outlined in the following table. For
more information consult the appropriate institutional calendar or Registrar’s/Student Services Office.

Sending Institution Receiving Institution
Advanced Placement Courses Memorial University of Newfoundland College of the North Atlantic Fisheries & Marine Institute of Memorial University
Biology Biology 1001/1002 with AP standing of 4 or 5.
Note: Students who have received a grade of 3 in AP Biology will have the requirement for
Biology 1001/1002 waived.
Biology BL1170 AND BL1171 with AP standing of 4 or 5. No Credit Recommended
Calculus AB Mathematics 1000 with AP standing of 3 or more. Mathematics MA1100 OR MA1700 AND Mathematics MA1101 (with AP standing of 3
or more).
No Credit Recommended
Calculus BC Mathematics 1000 with AP standing of 3 or more. Mathematics MA1101 OR MA1700 AND Mathematics MA 1101 (with AP standing of
3 or more).
No Credit Recommended
Chemistry Chemistry 1050 AND 1051 with AP standing of 5.
Chemistry 1010 AND 1011 with AP standing of 3 or 4.
Chemistry CH1120 AND CH1121 with AP standing of 3 or 4.
Chemistry CH1140 AND CH1141 with AP standing of 5.
Chemistry CH1130 AND CH1131 with AP standing of 3 or 4.
No Credit Recommended
Computer Science A 3 unspecified credit hours ( 1st year level) with AP standing of 3.
Note: Department will, upon request, waive the prerequisite of CS1700 .
No Credit Recommended
Computer-Science AB 3 unspecified credit hours (1st year level) + 3 unspecified credit hours (2nd year
level) with AP standing of 3.
Note: Department will, upon request, waive CS1700 +3 unspecified credit hours (2nd yea level) may waive
Computer Science 2710 with AP standing of 3
Economics (Micro Economics) Economics 2010 (MUN) with AP standing of 3
Economics (Macro Economics) Economics 2020 (MUN) with AP standing of 3
English Language and Composition No credit recommended. Communications CM1100. No Credit Recommended
English Literature and Composition English 1080 with AP standing of 4 or more. English CM1120 with AP standing of 4 or more. No Credit Recommended
Environmental Science Environmental Science 1000 with AP standing of 3 or more. No Credit Recommended
European History Six (6) unspecified credit hours (2nd year level) in History with AP standing of 3 or more. No Credit Recommended
Fine Arts (Art History) Visual Arts/History 2700 AND 2701 with AP standing of 3 or more No Credit Recommended
Fine Arts (Studio Art) No credit recommended. No Credit Recommended
French Language Six unspecified credit hours (1st year level) in French with AP standing of 5.
Three (3) unspecified credit hours in French (1st year level) with AP standing of 4.
No Credit Recommended
French Literature French 2602 + 3 unspecified credit hours (2nd year level) with AP standing of 5.
French 2602 with AP standing of 4.
German German 1000, 1001 with AP standing of 5.
German 1000 with AP standing of 4.
Human Geography Geography 1010 with AP standing of 3 No Credit Recommended
Music Theory Music 1120 AND 1121 with AP standing of 3 or more.
Music 1121, 1107, AND 1117 with AP standing of 4.
Music 1107, 1108, 1117 AND 1118 with AP standing of 5.
No Credit Recommended
Physics B Physics 1020 AND 1021 with AP standing of 3 or more. Physics PH1101, PH1200, 1325 AND 1327 No Credit Recommended
Political Science
US Govt. & Politics
Comparative Govt & Politics
Political Science – 3 unspecified credit hours
Political Science – 3 unspecified credit hours
Psychology With AP standing of 3 or more, exemption from Psychology 1000 and credit for Psychology 1001.
Note: Although the requirement for Psychology 1000 has been waived, the Psychology Department recommends
that all students complete it. Students may also choose to complete Psychology 1001.
No Credit Recommended
U.S. History six unspecified credit hours (2nd year level) with AP standing of 3 No Credit Recommended

The following is a list of high schools in the Province which offer Advanced Placement:

  • Ascension Collegiate (Bay Roberts)
  • Bishop White All Grade (Port Rexton)
  • Bishops College (St. John’s)
  • Booth Memorial High School (St. John’s)
  • Brother Rice High School (St. John’s)
  • Carbonear Collegiate
  • Christ the King All Grade (Rushoon)
  • Clarenville High
  • Coaker Academy (Virgin Arm)
  • Crescent Collegiate (Blaketown)
  • Discovery Collegiate (Bonavista)
  • Dunne Memorial Academy (St. Mary’s)
  • E.J. Pratt Central High (Brownsdale)
  • Elwood Regional High School (Deer Lake)
  • Exploit’s Valley High (Grand Falls-Windsor)
  • Fatima Academy (St.Bride’s)
  • Fortune Bay Academy (St. Bernard’s)
  • Gander Collegiate
  • Gonzaga Regional High School (St. John’s)
  • Goose High School (Happy Valley – Goose Bay)
  • Herdman Collegiate (Corner Brook)
  • Holy Spirit High School (Manuels)
  • Holy Heart of Mary High School (St. John’s)
  • Holy Trinity High (Torbay)
  • Holy Name of Mercy Academy (Lawn)
  • Holy Trinity Regional High (Heart’s Content)
  • John Burke Regional High School (Grand Bank)
  • Laval High (Placentia)
  • Lethbridge High
  • Marystown Central High School
  • Menihek High School (Labrador City)
  • Mount Pearl Senior High School
  • North Shore Collegiate (Northern Bay)
  • O’Donel High School (Mount Pearl)
  • Prince of Wales Collegiate (St. John’s)
  • Queen Elizabeth Regional High (Foxtrap)
  • Random Island Academy (Random Island)
  • Roncalli Central High School (Avondale)
  • South West Arm Academy (Little Heart’s Ease)
  • St. Joseph’s High (St. George’s)
  • St. Joseph’s Central High (Bay de Verde)
  • St. Catherine’s Academy (Mount Carmel)
  • St. Kevin’s High (Goulds)
  • St. Lawrence High
  • Stephenville High School
  • Swift Current Academy