Writing Center & English 800 Center at College of San Mateo - English 850 and ESL 850 Workshops: Requirements for Credit
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Writing Center & English 800 Center
English 850 and ESL 850 Workshops: Requirements for Credit

For each level of credit in English 850 or ESL 850, a student needs to complete minimum requirements for each of the following:

A.  number of hours in the Writing Center
B.  appointments with an English 850 instructor
C.  completed writing assignments 

These minimum standards are listed below: 
Units of CreditMinimum number of hours spent at the Writing Center working on writing assignments as recorded in the Attendance ProgramMinimum number of appointments with a Writing Center instructorMinimum number of completed assignments for ENGL 850 credit
0.5 = 1/2 24 hours (1-1/2 hours per week for the semester) 7 appointments determined by instructor
1.0 48 hours (3 hours per week for the semester) 14 appointments determined by instructor
1.5 72 hours (4-1/2 hours per week for the semester) 21 appointments determined by instructor
2.0 96 hours (6 hours per week for the semester) 28 appointments determined by instructor
2.5 120 hours (7-1/2 hours per week for the semester) 35 appointments determined by instructor
3.0 144 hours (9 hours per week for the semester) 42 appointments determined by instructor