Electronic Copy-editing and Proofreading Course
If you want to launch your career as an in-house or freelance copy-editor and proofreader, this course will equip you with the tools to do so.
This course is aimed at those who want to work as copy-editors and proofreaders in-house or as freelancers.
If your work already involves editing and proofreading documents and publications, and you want to improve your skills, this is also the course for you.
The course gives the background to professional copy-editing and proofreading, familiarizes you with the necessary tools and resources, and shows you how to use word processing software to edit and proofread. It also provides a comprehensive framework of English grammar.
The prescribed book for this course is The Natural Creative Process in Writing: a Core Writing and Editing Handbook for Everyone, which is available from booksellers worldwide; the PDF version is also available from the WriteArt Shop for R139.95.