Short course Editing in English Workshop 2018

Objectives

To improve your practical editing and writing skills

Audience

The workshop is aimed at native speakers of English, or individuals who have a very good command of the language, who are new to editing or would like to know more about how to be a good editor.
The workshop will be of particular interest to individuals who edit texts written by non-native speakers.

Programme

The first part will cover:

  • Editing tips, skills and approaches.
  • How to write clear, short sentences.

The second part will cover:

  • How to write clear, long sentences
  • How to write better paragraphs

Director(s)

Prof. Lance HEWSON, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting (FTI), University of Geneva

Coordinator(s)

Véronique SAURON, University of Geneva

Duration

10 September 2018 - 17 September 2018

Language

English

Information

FTI
+41(0)22 379 98 92
sandra.lancoud(at)unige.ch

Registration

Registration deadline

27 August 2018
Modules can be followed individually

Fees

CHF 500 for the workshop


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