Feb 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog
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TS 82 - Language Arts in Physical Science Level 2

Credits: 5-10
Introduces Level 2 students to the basic principles of science through reading and writing. Also introduces students to the history and nature of science. Students explore the fundamental concepts of physics, chemistry, astronomy and earth science.

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 science text. 
  2. Determine and summarize the organization structure and supporting details of a science text.
  3. Analyze how science 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
  • Responsibility - Responsibility encompasses those behaviors and dispositions necessary for students to be effective members of a community. This outcome is designed to help students recognize the value of a commitment to those responsibilities which will enable them to work successfully individually and with others.
  • Written Communication - Written Communication encompasses all the abilities necessary for effective expression of thoughts, feelings, and ideas in written form.

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