Summer Sessions | Courses | Composition and Rhetoric

Session 1 (D) courses are May 28 - July 5. Session 2 (Q) courses are July 8 - August 16. Visit our calendar for a complete list of Summer dates.
Due to technical issues, some course information (days/times) may be missing from the list below.
Please contact our Summer Advisors at or call 212-854-9666 for assistance.

Composition and Rhetoric

University Writing is part of the Columbia College Core Curriculum. This course is designed to help undergraduates read and write essays. The course gives special attention to the practices of close reading, rhetorical analysis, research, collaboration, and substantive revision. Only offered in a 12-week session. 

The courses on this page reflect Summer 2019 offerings. 

Note: Courses are subject to change at the discretion of the University.