In this course, students hone and refine editing skills on a variety of levels. Topics include electronic editing, using electronic resources, dynamics of the editor-writer relationship, editing information graphics, advanced copyediting and developmental editing. Class exercises cover grammar, punctuation, and usage issues. Each student works with a writer to edit and develop an original text.
Overlaps with WRIT 571G. Prerequisite: Graduate Status.
4 Graduate credits
Effective May 4, 2021 to present