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Editing and Proofreading - MECO6916

Students will develop the skills of structural editing, copyediting and proofreading, on screen and paper, across a range of content for both print and digital output. They will understand the significance of the roles of the editor and proofreader and how these roles have been affected by technological change and globalisation.

Classes
1x3hr seminar/week

Assessment
1x1500wd equiv structural edit (30%), 1x1500wd equiv copyedit fiction (30%), 1x500wd plain English exercise (15%), 1x1000wd equiv copyedit nonfiction (25%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Media and Communications
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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