Copyediting I

WRITING X 451.1

Learn copyediting best practices as you develop skills in this area critical to writing, editing, and publishing.

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Online
Remote
Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn common rules of grammar and style
  • Practice reading like a copyeditor to identify errors and opportunities
  • Incorporate standard copyediting notation into your work
  • Develop core skills necessary to work successfully in copyediting and publishing

About this course:

This course gives students an overview of copyediting processes involved in preparing a manuscript for editorial review or publication. Appropriate for writers of all genres and those seeking to develop professional skills in copyediting, students learn best practices for completing a document review, including common grammar rules, copyediting notation, and reading like a copyeditor.

Summer 2022 Schedule

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Thursday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
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Instructor: Erin Stalcup
387293
Fee:
$695.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 14, 2022
Course Requirements

Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Book: The Copyeditor’s Workbook: Exercises and Tips for Honing Your Editorial Judgment by Amy Einsohn, Marilyn Schwartz, and Erika Buky
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Thu Jun 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Jul 7, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Jul 14, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Jul 21, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Jul 28, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Aug 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Aug 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Aug 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Aug 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Sep 1, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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This section has no set meeting times.
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Instructor: Robert Birdwell
387207
Fee:
$695.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required.

This online course is conducted through Canvas, a secure website that allows students to log in to access lectures, discussions, and other course materials on demand. There are no required class meetings. Each course is structured with weekly assignments and deadlines. Lectures and coursework are accessible throughout the week. Workshops are conducted in writing via discussion boards with your instructor and classmates.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 13, 2022
Course Requirements

Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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