0 Credits Equivalent Hours (4 EHS) Four equivalent hours (EHs) awarded for successful completion. Preparation for DVE-0011. This course helps students write various types of clear, concise sentences and coherent paragraphs. It emphasizes basic sentence structure and includes practice with subjects and verbs, fragments and run-on sentences, and sequence of tenses. (Formerly DLS-0031. Students who have passed DLS-0031 should not take this course.) DVE courses meet for 3 class hours and 2 open-lab hours per week or equivalent.