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Dual Enrollment Opportunities
Various dual enrollment courses are offered in Lexington - Richland 5 for students who are academically ready to pursue college coursework while still in high school. Through dual enrollment courses, students will take college courses that will be facilitated on the school district’s campuses. Dual Enrollment courses count for both high school graduation credit and college credit. Courses will be offered through Midlands Technical College. The South Carolina Department of Education awards dual enrollment courses with one quality point above base points on the South Carolina Uniform Grading Scale.
All Dual Enrollment courses are facilitated on Lexington Richland 5 campuses and students have access to various resources provided through our collaboration with Midlands Technical College. In person courses will be taught at the Career and Technology Center (CATs) in conjunction with the Midlands Technical College yearly calendar. Asynchronous courses will require students to have a study hall built into their daily schedule.
Lexington Richland Five offers two options for dual enrollment participation:
Stand Alone Course Enrollment: Students can enroll in dual enrollment course(s) delivered through in person, asynchronous and hybrid formats offered through the partnership with Midlands Technical College. Students must be classified as a junior or senior as outlined in the District 5 course catalog, complete the D5 Dual Enrollment Application, and meet all enrollment criteria required by District 5 and Midlands Technical College. Please see the course listing page for available courses in the upcoming school.
General Studies Certificate: Students enroll in a prescribed pathway of dual enrollment courses as determined by Midlands Technical College. The successful completion of the pathways results in the awarding of a General Studies Certificate. Students must be classified as a sophomore as outlined in the District 5 course catalog, and meet all enrollment criteria required by District and Midlands Technical College.
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- PSY 201 : General Psychology - Topics covered in this course on the science of behavior include: scientific method, biological bases of behavior, perception, motivation, learning, memory development, personality, abnormal behavior, therapeutic techniques, & social psychology.
- SOC 101 : Introduction to Sociology - This course emphasizes the fundamental concepts of principles of sociology, including the topics of culture, socialization, interaction, social groups and stratification, effects of population growth, and technology in society and social institutions.
- CRJU 101 : Introduction to Criminal Justice - This course includes an overview of the functions and responsibilities of agencies involved in the administration of justice including police organizations, court systems, correctional systems, and juvenile justice agencies.
- HIS 201 : American History: Discovery to 1877 - This course is a survey of U.S. History from 1877 to the present. This course includes political, social, economic, and intellectual developments during this period.
- HIS 202 : American History: 1877 to Present - This course is a survey of U.S. history from 1877 to the present. This course includes political, social, economic, and intellectual developments during this period.
- THE 101 : Introduction to Theatre - Topics & concepts covered in this arts course include appreciation & analysis of theatrical literature, history of the theater & theater production.
MUS 105 : Music Appreciation - This course is an introduction to the study of music with a focus on the elements of music and their relationships, the musical characteristics of representative works and composers, common musical forms and genres of various Western and non-Western historical style periods, and appropriate listening experiences.
ART 101 : Art History & Appreciation - This is an introductory course to the history and appreciation of art, including the elements and principles of the visual arts.
- ENG 101 : English Composition I - This course covers the following topics: a study of composition in conjunction with appropriate literary selections, with frequent themed assignments to reinforce effective writing. A review of standard usage & the basic techniques of research are also presented.
ENG 102 : English Composition II - This is a (college-transfer) course in which the following topics are presented: development of writing skills through logical organization, effective style, literary analysis and research. An introduction to literary genre is also included.
- SPA 101 : Elementary Spanish I - This course covers the following topics: a study of composition in conjunction with appropriate literary selections, with frequent themed assignments to reinforce effective writing. A review of standard usage & the basic techniques of research are also presented.
SPA 102 : Elementary Spanish II - This course continues development of the basic language skills and the study of the Hispanic cultures. It stresses the grammar and vocabulary necessary for fundamental communication skills.
COL 105 : Freshman Seminar - This course is a study of the purposes of higher education and provides a general orientation to the functions and resources of the college. The course is designed to help freshmen adjust to the college community, develop a better understanding of the learning process, and acquire essential academic survival skills.
- AHS 102 : Medical Terminology - This career and technical education course covers medical terminology, including roots, prefixes and suffixes. The medical terms are presented in this course with an emphasis on spelling, definition and pronunciation.
Dual Enrollment classes provide high school students the opportunity to take college level coursework and earn both high school and college credits.
Interested? School counselors can provide more information about dual enrollment courses and registration procedures.
- Chapin High - School Counseling, (803) 575-5420
- Dutch Fork High - School Counseling, (803) 476-3305
- Irmo High - School Counseling, (803) 476-3005
- Spring Hill High - School Counseling, (803) 476-8729