Western Continuing Studies


One of the essential skills for a writer is being able to edit their own work and make it ready for readers. This course gives writers a working knowledge of the editing process. Students will learn how to refine and polish their writing making it ready for publication.

What You Will Learn

At the completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Edit their own work.
  • Pitch their work to publishers and publications.
  • Find readers for their work.

What to Expect

Online learning is highly interactive and you should plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

There are no prerequisites required. Please come prepared to share your writing, opinions and perspectives with the class.

Registration Options

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WRCR6216 - 003 Apr 10 - Jun 02, 2017 Available

Day Date Time Location
Anytime Apr 10 to Jun 02, 2017 Anytime Online

Required Software/Technology: This course is held online via the OWL learning platform. Participants require access to the Internet. We recommend high-speed internet connection to get the most from OWL, now powered by Sakai.

Completion Requirements
To complete this course, active participation is required and participants must miss no more than two classes.

Required Materials

Course Fee $235.00 ?
Western Employee $235.00 ?

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