Editing

Editing
Minor
Hours21 Credit Hours

Program Requirements

requirement 2 Complete 3.0 hours from the following course(s)
Program Outcomes

English Language Use and Structure

Analyze the structure and use of the English language to identify appropriate usage in specific contexts and assess the effectiveness of traditional usage rules.

Copyediting and Substantive Editing

Demonstrate copyediting and substantive editing skills and use these skills to improve manuscripts.

Specialized Editing

Demonstrate specialized skills and the perspective required by at least one specific editing genre (such as magazine publishing, technical communication, book publishing, scholarly publishing, or visual information design).

Publishing Industry and Processes

Use tools and processes that are part of the publishing business, such as software for, methods of, and ethical procedures relating to graphic design, printing technology, and income and expense management, and understand how these tools, methods, and ethical procedures have evolved over the history of publishing.