Editing for Publication
The course introduces students to the practice and profession of editing. Students will study a range of topics in editing, including grammatical, stylistic, and ethical concerns, as well as reading for organization, flow, and accuracy. Through hands-on practice with editing, students will gain greater sensitivity to language and knowledge of the work of professional editors. Students will improve their ability to approach a range of texts with a growing competency in editing.
The course fulfills the Elements of Language requirement for the Writing Arts major.