Proofreading for Editors

What topics are covered by the course?

This is a practical proofreading course.

Who should attend?

A practical proofreading course for those working in book and journal publishing.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Learn how to...
- proofread a range of documents confidently.
- use the BSI proof marks.
- understand commonly used terms.
- identify and evaluate the costs involved in the proofreading process.

How will I be assessed?

Not applicable

Become a more accurate proofreader in just one day, whether you're a beginner or just a little rusty.
As you work through a series of exercises (including some carried out in advance of the course), your experienced tutor will help you to improve your skills and increase your confidence.

You'll gain valuable practical experience, including judging when to leave things alone when they're 'good enough'.

The course is geared towards conventional book and journal publishers and uses the 2005 BSI symbols.

Venue Details: De Vere West One, Portland Place, London W1B 1PR, United Kingdom.

Category: Classes / Courses | Professional Training | Classes, Courses & Workshops.

Artist / Speaker: Gillian Clarke.


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Guide Price: Standard: GBP 425.

Delivery: Other
Category: Career Development »
Duration: On November 23, 2015 at 9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

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