WRIT513 Editing Skills and StandardsUpdated: 12 March 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||candidature in a postgraduate award|
offered in even-numbered years
- Editing Skills and Standards
|Coordinator(s)||Ariella Van Luyn (email@example.com)|
This hands-on unit supports students to gain practical skills in structural editing, copy editing and proofreading through the development of an online student anthology. Students will learn how to use the digital tools to sensitively appraise and edit written work.They also develop a capacity to reflect on editorial processes and justify decisions. In order to achieve these outcomes, students are required to participate in weekly learning activities leading up to assessment, submit their own work for editing and edit another student's work for publication in an online anthology.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: