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Drafting, editing and proof-reading

Infosheets:

Better proofreading (pdf, 534KB) (docx, 78KB)

Proofreading useful tips (pdf, 117KB) (docx, 45KB)

Editing for reduction of word count (pdf, 181KB) (docx, 68KB)

Editing checklist example (pdf, 108KB) (docx, 36KB)

Ideas for creating an editing checklist (pdf, 214KB) (docx, 36KB)

Reviewing and revising your dissertation (pdf, 160KB) (docx, 40KB)

 

10 takeaway tips:

Drafting and editing skills (pdf, 203KB) (docx, 42KB)

 

Activities:

Better proofreading - spot the mistake (pdf, 263KB) (docx, 73KB)

Editing skills managing the word count (pdf, 286KB) (docx, 61KB)

Editing an essay to make improvements (pdf, 286KB) (docx, 40KB)

Create your own editing checklist (pdf, 83KB) (docx, 35KB)

 

Useful links:

The writing process - Patter writing blog

Editing and proofing - The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Editing and Proof-reading