Proofreading is more than catching spelling errors. This course will teach you the basics of what makes a good proofreader and help you develop your skills. You'll learn what the standard proofreading marks mean and how professionals use them. You'll also learn the difference between proofreading and editing. Through a series of exercises, you'll get hands-on practice in spotting common errors and catching some uncommon ones. Also get advice on how to pursue a career that uses your new skills.
This course is held at the Temple University Ambler campus and the Temple University Center City campus. Choose the course section that best meets your needs.