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Description

Learn how to hone editing and proofreading skills to maximize professionalism and quality.

Outline

Maximize professionalism and quality by honing your editing and proofreading skills.

Are you responsible for writing that thousands of people will see? Or that just one incredibly important reader will see? Has lifting your writing's impact and eliminating errors become critically important? This course will ensure you can meet those needs.

You will build beyond the routine editing and proofreading approaches you may have learned in other courses. You will create a flexible toolkit you can rely on to make the excellence in your writing stand out, impressing any internal or external competition. Most importantly, readers will find your writing consistently appealing, professional, and persuasive.

Following this course you will be able to:

  • Know and effectively use the differences between editing and proofreading
  • Edit documents in customized sweeps
  • Develop a tailored proofreading approach that works given your varied writing responsibilities
  • Update your knowledge of punctuation guidelines
  • Review the chief differences comparing MLA, Chicago, AP, APA, and Gregg Reference
  • Assess where your strengths and areas for improvements are

 

CANCELLATIONS are subject to a ten-percent processing fee if received 5 or fewer working days before the program start. REFUNDS are not granted if you cancel on or after the first day of the program. Notice may be faxed to (612) 624-5359.

To register for all courses at once and receive a 10% discount, click on the Business Writing Certificate link below.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Advanced Editing and Proofreading Strategies
Type
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Days
Th
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Nov 07, 2019
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
University of Minnesota Employee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Oct 31, 2019
Transfer Request Deadline
Nov 06, 2019
Section Details
Contact: Information Center - 612-624-4000 - ccapsinfo@umn.edu
Section Title
Advanced Editing and Proofreading Strategies
Type
--
Days
F
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Mar 20, 2020
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
University of Minnesota Employee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 13, 2020
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 19, 2020
Section Details
Contact: Information Center - 612-624-4000 - ccapsinfo@umn.edu
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