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Editing and Proofreading - MECO6916

Year - 2020

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
1x500wd Reader report (15%), 1x1500wd structural report (30%), 1x1250 wd equivalent copyedit fiction (30%), 1x1250wd equivalent on-screen copyedit (25%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Media and Communications
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
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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