To take this course you must be placed into CO301 (unless you also complete CO250).

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The placement exam is offered at the beginning of Fall and Spring semester and also at the beginning of preregistration in October and April. Results are posted on the bulletin board just outside of the Computer assisted Writing Lab - Room 300 Eddy the afternoon of the day following the exam.

For the test, you will read an article, and then in an organized and detailed essay, summarize the article and, using a clear definition of written argument, explain why the essay is or is not an effective argumentative essay. You will need to support your explanation with a specific analysis of the article.