Editing and Proofreading - EP16

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  • Course Fee: €299.00 which includes all registration fees.
  • Course Format: Distance Learning Course of 7 lessons.
  • Duration: Students have up to 8 months to complete this course which is ample time and can start it at anytime of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.
  • Enrol now to secure your place!



Course Description

This much acclaimed Editing and Proofreading course was first introduced in Ireland in 1997 and has undergone several re-writes since that date.

Specific topics covered in this course include:

  • Introduction.
  • Proofreading symbols.
  • Publishing Fundamentals.
  • How to mark up a typescript.


Course Syllabus

Lesson 1: Copyediting

Lesson 2: Making the Meaning Clear

Lesson 3: Getting it organised

Lesson 4: Proofreading

Lesson 5: Computers in the Editorial Process

Lesson 6: Production Processes

Lesson 7: Book and Journal Publishing.



Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Diploma.


Contact Us

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Irish Training & Educational Centre,

Unit 9,

Leopardstown Business Centre,
Ballyogan Road,
Dublin 18.
Our Loc8 Code is: NM3-08-S03 »(Click here to view this Loc8 Code.)

Tel: 01 2061832

Email Address:
[email protected]