1 Day Course: Effective Technical Writing & Editing (London, United Kingdom - September 21, 2018) - ResearchAndMarkets.com
Jun. 05, 2018
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 5, 2018--The "Effective Technical Writing & Editing" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
This interactive course will provide a practical guide to the foundations of effective technical writing and editing. With a combination of lectures, hands-on exercises and text review sessions, this course will enable you to improve your writing and editing skills, and apply them to your role in the workplace.
Key benefits of attendingGain practical tips to improve your writing and editing skills Ensure you consider logic, text flow and wordiness, as well as accuracy Learn how to improve readability - be kind to your reader Discuss techniques for tables, graphs and flow charts
Introduction and welcome
Overview of writing and editing - substantive and technical aspects, for example:Considering logic, text flow and wordiness, as well as accuracy Looking at details, such as language editing, reference style, abbreviations and acronyms Preparing a clear message for the intended reader
Punctuation specifics - why punctuate?
Punctuation marks including:Paired punctuation marks Serial commas Bulleted lists Apostrophes
Further improving readability - being kind to your reader, for example:Rewriting texts for maximum effectiveness Improving tables, graphs and flow charts
Final checks including proofreadingWhy this is more than just a spell check The practicalities
Writing tips and toolsSoftware Checklists Style guides Systematic checks
Working with co-authors and editors, reviewers and other team membersUpfront decisions Giving feedback effectively
Close of meeting
Practical hands-on exercises and text review sessions will take place throughout the day
For more information about this conference visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mr8cpw/1_day_course?w=4
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