Course title



Psychology BA

Course description

This is the biology course description from the Epic charter schools official website. They do not include the syllabus.†

This inquiry- and lab-based course is designed to support modern science curriculum and teaching practices. It robustly meets NGSS learning standards for high school biology. Content topics include cells; organ systems; heredity; organization of organisms; evolution; energy use in organisms; and the interdependence of ecosystems. Each lesson includes one or more inquiry-based activities that can be performed online within the context of the lesson. In addition; the course includes a significant number of hands-on lab activities. Approximately 40% of student time in this course is devoted to true lab experiences; as defined by the National Research Council (2006; p. 3).

Epic Charter Schools. "Plato Curricula".††Sean Ridenour.†June 15; 2015.†

School country

United States

School state


School city

Oklahoma City

High school

Epic Charter School

School / district Address

1900 Northwest Expy r3, Oklahoma City, OK

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LBIO
  • Biology

Approved date

Online / Virtual