Editing 101 Correspondence
Editing 101: The Fundamentals of Editing
Revised! Beginning in 2013, the Editing 101 correspondence binder will have 32 pages of new text! That’s over 8,000 words being added to this course! And the price remains the same!
This is a correspondence course where participants work one-on-one with April Michelle Davis, a professional editor with over 10 years’ experience. There are seven sections within this course, and many sections have self-graded exercises and instructor-graded exercises.
Upon registration, participants will be invited to join the Editing 101/102 LinkedIn group where they can discuss the course and the publishing industry, find out about publishing-related jobs, and more.
Editorial Inspirations offers this specialized class designed for those who are in the editing industry (or who want to become freelance editors). This hands-on, interactive class will provide detailed discussions about the field, editing skills, and the business and IT requirements necessary to succeed. Add the course to your résumé, strengthen your skills, and learn how to run your editing business like a professional.
Cost: $250 or $450 for both Editing 101 & Editing 102
Course binder with exceptional reference materials, which includes hands-on worksheets to complete for self-graded and instructor-graded exercises.
A pretest covering editing and grammar will be emailed upon registration. Participants return the test to the instructor for grading.
• Publishing Industry Overview
• Editing Resources
• Marking Copy
• Grammar Review
• Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition
After the seven lessons have been completed and graded, if the post-test is completed and submitted, April Michelle Davis will provide a recommendation on LinkedIn.
April Michelle Davis will review the first 10 pages of your first editing job and give you feedback (good through one year from course registration).