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 - 018 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Fall 2014
Cathleen Small
9 Sep 2014 to 2 Dec 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 is required for enrollment in this course.

JOURN X405 - 017 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Fall 2014
Beth Burke
16 Sep 2014 to 9 Dec 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 is required for enrollment in this course.

JOURN X405 - 019 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Fall 2014
Lisa Carlson
Tue 6:30PM - 9:30PM
16 Sep 2014 to 4 Nov 2014
Wheeler Hall
Classroom 206
Berkeley Campus
Tue 6:30PM - 9:30PM
18 Nov 2014 to 25 Nov 2014
Wheeler Hall
Classroom 206
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

This class has a holiday on November 11th.

Enrollment opens July 7th, 2014.

JOURN X405 - 016 Editorial Workshop I: Introduction to Copyediting
2014-2015 - Fall 2014
Leda Ciraolo
23 Sep 2014 to 16 Dec 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 is required for enrollment in this course.