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Go to AP Central for resources for teachers, administrators, and coordinators. Learn how to understand and evaluate works of fiction, poetry, and drama from various periods and cultures. The course content outlined below is organized into commonly taught units of study that provide one possible sequence for the course. Your teacher may choose to organize the course content differently based on local priorities and preferences. Sign in to access them. This is the core document for the course.
They separated in AP English Language and Composition is a course in the study of rhetoric taken in high school. Many schools offer this course primarily to juniors and the AP English Literature and Composition course to seniors. Other schools reverse the order, and some offer both courses to both juniors and seniors. The College Board advises that students choosing AP English Language and Composition be interested in studying and writing various kinds of analytic or persuasive essays on non-fiction topics, while students choosing AP English Literature and Composition be interested in studying literature of various periods and genres fiction, poetry, drama and using this wide reading knowledge in discussions of literary topics.
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