ENGL434 - Editing and Publishing

General

Prefix
ENGL
Course Number
434
Course ID
00133310
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
English
Description
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.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min
4
Max
4
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
No
MN Goal Designation(s)
-
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
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.
Outcome
Select correction codes and symbols with respect to readability, style and correctness as they pertain to publication standards.
Outcome
Prepare print and digital manuscripts by hand-marking texts or using editing software.
Outcome
Apply knowledge of writing as a process to developmental editing choices and copyediting responsibilities.
Outcome
Select from and apply ethical standards pertinent to the gatekeeping and facilitative functions of copyeditors.

Dependencies

No dependencies