Further Copy-editing - November
2 November 2020
Date : Monday 2 and Thursday 5 November 2020
Time: 10am to 12pm each day
Format: Virtual (Zoom)
About the course
This course picks up where 'Introduction to Copy-editing' left
off. It assumes that delegates have attended this course or are
familiar with the methods and techniques it contains. Because this
course will be run online (on Zoom) in two separate sessions, there
will be a chance for delegates to submit an assignment to the tutor
after the first session in order to receive one-to-one feedback and
The course covers:
- recognition and resolution of common copy-editing errors
- handling complex texts, including references and
- editing to meet legal requirements and to ensure
- improving narrative while being respectful of and sympathetic
to the author's 'voice'
Who should attend?
The course is suitable for those who have a basic knowledge
and/or experience of copy-editing.
Cathy Tingle is our regular
copy-editing tutor and has delivered both online and face-to-face
training for us.
Fees and booking
£100+VAT (PS and CIEP members); £135+VAT (non-members).
BOOK AND PAY for your place via Ticket
You may also be interested in: Introduction to Proofreading
(September 2020), Introduction to Copy-editing
(September/October 2020) and Further Proofreading (November).