Style and Editing 1

Style and Editing 1

PROW 1005

Throughout this first semester course, emphasis is placed on being able to identify errors and indicate required changes to a variety of long and short messages. Students are introduced to the principles of advanced grammar, punctuation and sentence structure, as they practice and reinforce their skills through rigourous writing activities. Students also focus on developing non-technical skills such as polishing language, clarifying content, and streamlining structure as part of stylistic and substantive editing processes.

Credits

3

Course Hours

42

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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