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ENGL 3720. Editing. 3 Hours.

Required of English majors pursuing an emphasis in Professional and Technical Writing, and open to other interested students. Students learn to work productively with other people's print and online documents, using specialized vocabulary and such editing tools and proofreaders' marks, style guides, and standard editorial reference material. Also, students practice how to identify and correct common problems. Includes copy editing, the study of style manuals, and an overview of the production process. Prerequisites: ENGL 2010 (Grade C or higher), AND ENGL 1410 (Grade C or higher). FA.