There are two crucial things that every writer must do before submitting their writing for publication – proofread and copyedit.
Writers often make errors and shortcomings due to workloads and tight deadlines and too close to their work, and there where proofreading and copyediting come to support in providing quality content every time.
The Proofreading & Copy Editing Course which will enhance your knowledge regarding proofreading and copyediting. You will learn the strategies that professional proofreader or editor apply for checking, correcting errors, and more. This course encourages you to build proofreading and copy editing into your publishing process and helps you become an efficient proofreader or copy editor.
Who is the course for?
- People interested in learning about proofreading
- Professionals interested in getting into a copy editing position
- This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
- Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
- Good understanding of English, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
This course opens a new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also gives you the opportunity to acquire extensive knowledge along with required skills to become successful. You will be able to add our qualification to your CV/resume which will help you to stand out in the competitive job industry.
|Proofreading & Copy Editing Course|
|Introduction to Proofreading||00:15:00|
|What does a Proofreader do?||00:15:00|
|What is Copy-editing?||00:15:00|
|Proofreading on Paper & Screen||00:15:00|
|Strategies to Check for Specific Errors||00:15:00|
|Editing & Proofreading Strategies||00:15:00|
|Proofreading an Essay||00:15:00|
|What Copy Editors Do Not Do?||00:15:00|
|Basic Copy Editing||00:15:00|
|Simple Rules for Copyediting||00:15:00|
|Fact Checking As Copy Editor||00:15:00|
|Mock Exam- Proofreading & Copy Editing Course||00:20:00|
|Final Exam- Proofreading & Copy Editing Course||00:20:00|