Proofreading Workshop

Performance Schedule

Five three-hour sessions

Fifteen instructional hours

Or a customized schedule

Course Objective

The objective of this course is to improve the accuracy and confidence with which professionals proofread and edit their own work and the work of others. The workshop focuses on techniques for finding typographical errors, incorporating efficient ways to mark changes, and using in-house style consistently.

Specific Course Goals

Participants will

Course Concept

The key to this course is relevance to the participants. Participants will complete exercises reinforcing the concepts introduced in class instruction.

The instructor serves as motivator, resource person, and evaluator of student progress.


The contractor will provide each participant with a loose-leaf binder with handouts.