Editing and Publishing
College of Liberal Arts
Editor's responsibilities and relationships to writers, political and ethical dimensions of editing and editorial processes, and changing purposes and rhetorical constraints of writing for publication.
Goals and Diversity
MN Goal Course
Adapt knowledge of a copyeditor¿s responsibilities and principal tasks to suggest practical strategies an editor can adopt to forge a working relationship with a writer.
Select correction codes and symbols with respect to readability, style and correctness as they pertain to publication standards.
Prepare print and digital manuscripts by hand-marking texts or using editing software.
Apply knowledge of writing as a process to developmental editing choices and copyediting responsibilities.
Select from and apply ethical standards pertinent to the gatekeeping and facilitative functions of copyeditors.