Excellent editing skills are an important and sought-after requirement for many workplaces. Paying attention to detail when self-editing improves your writing by catching easy to miss mistakes. Self-editing involves reviewing your work for clarity, tone, organization, focus, sentence structure and word choice.
In this short graded course we will look at basic editing rules and techniques to ensure that your workplace written communication conveys clear and intentional messages without unnecessary errors.
Course topics: basic editing rules, common editing errors, editing workplace documents
By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:
- Define the basic rules of editing
- Demonstrate proper editing of workplace emails, reports and other written communication
- Recognize commonly missed editing errors
Applies Towards the Following Program(s)
- Writing and Editing Skills in the Workplace : Required