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 - 020 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Spring 2015
Beth Burke
20 Jan 2015 to 14 Apr 2015
  • 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 is required for enrollment in this course.

JOURN X405 - 021 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Spring 2015
Leda Ciraolo
27 Jan 2015 to 21 Apr 2015
  • 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 is required for enrollment in this course.

JOURN X405 - 022 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Spring 2015
Cathleen Small
3 Feb 2015 to 28 Apr 2015
  • 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 is required for enrollment in this course.

JOURN X405 - 023 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Spring 2015
Rita Kasperek
Thu 6:30PM - 9:30PM
12 Mar 2015 to 14 May 2015
Wheeler Hall
Classroom 100
Berkeley Campus
  • Classroom
  • 10
  • 30.0
  • 2 semester units
  • Course Fee credit (2 units) $595.00
(Mandatory) Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary
Merriam Webster
(Mandatory) The Chicago Manual of Style
16th
(Mandatory) The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications
Amy Einsohn
3rd