In this beginning copyediting course, get an overview of the editorial process, including the use of style manuals and reference books, creation of style sheets, and methods of querying authors and clients. Learn how to edit using conventional marks and symbols, as well as Word's Track Changes feature; apply the appropriate level of copyediting; eliminate bias; and copyedit various types of text. Enrollment is limited.
This course requires a fairly recent version of Microsoft Word that enables you to use the track changes feature.
Departmental contact: firstname.lastname@example.org | ?(510) 642-6362
PrerequisitesGrammar, Mechanics and Usage for Editors ENGLISH X445
Applies Toward the Following Certificate(s) and Program(s)
- Professional Sequence in Editing : Required Courses