This certificate is designed to provide the knowledge and skills to work as a freelance editor or proof reader; or seek employment in the media. You will be mentored by a team that includes experienced media professionals, journalists, authors and editors; led by principal John Mason, a former editor for four national magazines. Many of the teaching staff have worked in the publishing industry. As a Learning Cloud student, you have full support from these professionals to not only help you with your studies but also advise and guide your career development.
Certificate IV in Professional Writing and Editing
Writing Right: 7 Sure-fire Steps for Effective ESL Editing Practice
Editing is difficult for them too! Simply telling students to read through their work before handing it in will not fix the errors. Due to the nature of their mistakes , and the difficulty students have with recognizing them, we need to take steps to teach an effective approach to proofreading—not just proper grammar. Download: This blog post is available as a convenient and portable PDF that you can take anywhere.
My business has documents or content that needs proofreading and editing. I need student proofreading services for my college or university work. I need an editor or proofreader for my writing project.
I am endlessly passionate about literacy levels in our children, who in turn become our next generation of leaders. My research has focused specifically on reading comprehension strategies for adolescent students and successful learning techniques for students of all abilities. I have always tutored students throughout my career and in decided to focus my attention on creating my own programs to aid children in their learning.