Learn copyediting best practices as you develop skills in this area critical to writing, editing, and publishing.
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.
Fall 2019 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required.