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Effective editing shapes the raw material of a good first draft into a great final draft.
Don’t sell yourself short by skipping the most important part of the writing process, editing. This course teaches you how to write well-structured, error-free documents that warrant and reward the attention of your busy readers.
Take This Course If ...
- You can see the flaws in a piece of writing and want to learn effective methods to edit and revise quickly and efficiently.
- You want to go beyond simple error correction and spellcheck and start polishing your writing as a whole, making it more cohesive, better organized, and easier to understand.
This is a practical course. We study the best practices for editing and then learn to apply them to sample documents. We train you to work through a document in orderly steps. First you tackle the document as a whole, then drill down to focus on paragraphs, individual sentences, and word choice. You email your work to the instructor and receive extensive feedback.
When You Complete This Course ...
- You will know how to edit so you create clear, concise, well-organized business documents.
- You will know how to edit writing so it is focused, clear, and intelligible to your readers.
How It Works
When you enroll, we give you access to all the online lessons and training materials. Each lesson builds on the lessons that precede it. We offer clear explanations for every part of our training and plenty of real-world examples of how to apply the skills you are learning.
Set Your Own Pace
You go at your own pace and submit assignments when you are ready. You don’t have to be online with other students or perform activities at specific times.
Your instructor evaluates all your work, coaches you through learning the skills, and gives you personalized feedback on what you are doing well and what still needs polish. You can contact your instructor at any time if you have questions about your training, business writing, or the English language.
When you finish the course within four months, you receive a graduation certificate.