If you are a fresher contemplating to take the plunge into the corporate world or looking for a change in your career and you have a fair amount of writing skills, this course will help you to hone your skills in basic grammar and learn copy editing skills.
This in-depth copy editing professional certificate course will make you industry ready and an enviable candidate for MNCs and publishing houses who look for candidates with ample knowledge in copy editing before they hire.
You can also take up jobs in the newspaper industry, magazines, and small businesses. If you do not want to take up a full time job, this course will be most ideal for you to project yourself as a freelancer.
Our copy editing program consists of a series of dedicated modules covering copy editing fundamentals. Towards the end of the course participants will be able to
Review grammar, spelling, punctuation, style, and readability
Research and verify facts
Spot typographical errors
Editing for style and language
Express ideas clearly and logically while adhering to editorial policy
Preserve the original writer's voice throughout the copy-revision process
Who Can Apply?
The copy editing program is intended for professionals who wish to work in the field of publishing, journalism, marketing, management, education, and sciences. Individuals interested in developing specific copy editing skills or updating their abilities to produce professionally written documents in any industry will benefit from the program s detail-driven approach to copy editing.
Participants must be a graduate in any stream and knowledge of basic English grammar is essential.
Jul 30-Aug 27, 2016 (only Saturdays for 5 weeks). Timing: 10.30 am - 5 pm