CO150 – College Composition

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Fall Spring Summer

Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of CO192 or CO130 OR SAT verbal/critical reading score of 600 and above OR ACT English score of 26 and above OR Composition Placement/Challenge Exam.

Description: Understanding and writing for rhetorical situations; critical reading and response; writing source-based argument for academic and public audiences. CO150–College Composition–is a common experience for most CSU students. CO150 focuses on initiating students into academic discourse and developing composing practices that will prepare them for success as university students and as citizens. Therefore, the course focuses on critical reading and inquiry, writing for a variety of rhetorical situations, and enabling effective writing processes.  To read more about this course, see the Composition Program’s CO150 page.