This much acclaimed course was first introduced in Ireland in 1997 and has undergone several re-writes since that date.
Specific topics covered in this course include:
- Proofreading symbols.
- Publishing Fundamentals.
- How to mark up a typescript.
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.