EDIT LIKE A PROFESSIONAL
Skilful editing can turn even the most rambling piece of writing into tight, powerful copy. Learning the skills to do this yourself will save you time, money and wasted opportunities to reach your audience.
Whether you intend to edit blogs, articles, social media posts or a book, this course is designed to teach you the techniques you need to make your writing clearer, more concise and more powerful. During the course you'll learn the tools of the trade from a professional editor, discovering exactly where simple improvements can be made and why. You'll also learn the gold standard of editing practice: how to bring your writing alive.
Here's what your course includes:
A new editing topic each week
High-quality written teaching materials explaining the goals for the topic
A 30-minute Zoom call to discuss the topic and get you started
1 piece of homework each week based on your particular area of writing
Detailed written feedback on your homework
COST: £695 including VAT
Week 1: Editing for structure
Week 2: Staying no more than you need
Week 3: Using strong, simple language
Week 4: Maintaining consistency
Week 5: Editing your tone of voice
Week 6: Bringing your writing alive