The Advanced Placement (AP) Program is a highly popular study program offered at American high schools. Its aim is to provide students with opportunities to become familiar with, be introduced to, and experience university-level subjects while still in secondary school.
The AP Program currently includes 38 advanced courses across 7 subject areas, which are managed by the College Board Organization – the organization responsible for administering the SAT exam.
Eligibility for AP Program : Year 11 and Year 12 students, from both international and bilingual programs.
Year 10 students who perform exceptionally well in class may also be considered as eligible for AP courses (case by case basis only).
AP Program at WASS
The AP Program at The Western Australian International School System is composed of two main components:
AP Course Review
AP Course Review at WASS
In the academic year 2023 – 2024, AP preparation courses will be offered for 4 main subjects, including:
The learning format of the AP review course is 80% online and 20% offline. The course includes 8 hours of self-study and 2 hours of tutoring.