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2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog
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TS 62 - Language Arts in Social Studies Level 2

Credits: 5-10
Introduces Level 2 students to the basic principles of civics and government, US history, economics, geography, or current world problems. Students practice critical reading skills in the context of social studies-related texts. Students demonstrate analysis and understanding of social studies readings and concepts through the writing process.

Enrollment Requirement: Appropriate placement and instructor consent.

Course Fee: $3.00

Course Outcomes:
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:

  1. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a social studies text.
  2. Determine and summarize the organization structure and supporting details of a social studies text.
  3. Analyze how social studies texts make connections between ideas or compare and contrast facts.
  4. Use the writing process to convey ideas, concepts, explanations & research ideas with clear evidence.
  5. Use technology to produce and publish writing.

Program Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate college-ready level reading, writing, digital literacy, and communication skills in social studies, literature, and science.
  2. Demonstrate competency in college-ready level mathematics.
  3. Demonstrate the skills necessary for successful transition to college credit courses and/or living wage employment.

College-wide Outcomes
  • Written Communication - Written Communication encompasses all the abilities necessary for effective expression of thoughts, feelings, and ideas in written form.

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