Promotional information containing errors and ambiguities leaves potential customers feeling doubtful. This one-day course answers basic questions about grammar and some of the common mistakes and omissions that often slip through to printed material. The course allows plenty of practice throughout the day, and help you to develop a system for checking copy so that nothing is missed and your copy is crisp, correct and clear.
Introducing some of the basics of grammar, spelling and punctuation that people are often confused about
Answering the questions about grammar and spelling you've always wanted to ask
What is proof-reading?
A quick review of the various stages of publishing
The purpose of proof-reading more than grammar and spelling
Communicating with the designer useful proof-reading symbols
Approach checklists and reminders
Dealing with graphics design, tables, pictures and captions