Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting JOURN X405

Course Description

Get an overview of the editorial process in this beginning copyediting course, including the use of style manuals and reference books, creation of style sheets, and methods of querying authors and project editors. Learn how to edit using conventional marks and symbols; apply the appropriate level of copyediting; eliminate bias; query permissions; and copyedit and insert figures, tables and artwork. Enrollment is limited.

Notes

This course requires a fairly recent version of Microsoft Word that enables you to use the track changes feature.

Applies Toward the Following Certificate(s) and Program(s)

Prerequisites

Grammar, Mechanics and Usage for Editors ENGLISH X445

Sections

JOURN X405 - 010 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Summer 2014
Amanda Kaufmann
13 May 2014 to 5 Aug 2014
  • Online
  • 30.00
  • 2 semester units
  • Course Fee credit (2 units) $645.00
Textbook (Mandatory) Merriam Webster's Collegiate Dictionary
Textbook ISBN: 9780877798095
Merriam-Webster, Inc.
11th
Copyright 2003
Textbook (Mandatory) The Chicago Manual of Style
Textbook ISBN: 9780226104201
University of Chicago Press
16th
Copyright 2010
Textbook (Mandatory) The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications
Textbook ISBN: 9780520271562
University of California Press
Amy Einsohn
3rd
Copyright 2011

Prerequisite of Grammar, Mechanics and Usage for Editors X445, required for enrollment in this course.

JOURN X405 - 013 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Summer 2014
Anne Hill
20 May 2014 to 12 Aug 2014
  • Online
  • 30.00
  • 2 semester units
  • Course Fee credit (2 units) $645.00
Textbook (Mandatory) Merriam Webster's Collegiate Dictionary
Textbook ISBN: 9780877798095
Merriam-Webster, Inc.
11th
Copyright 2003
Textbook (Mandatory) The Chicago Manual of Style
Textbook ISBN: 9780226104201
University of Chicago Press
16th
Copyright 2010
Textbook (Mandatory) The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications
Textbook ISBN: 9780520271562
University of California Press
Amy Einsohn
3rd
Copyright 2011

Prerequisite of Grammar, Mechanics and Usage for Editors X445, required for enrollment in this course.