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Masterclass on Advanced Copy-editing and Proofreading for Fiction and Non-f...

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Singapore Book Council Training Room

90 Goodman Road, Block E, #03-32, Goodman Arts Centre

*Please note there is no lift access to the Training Room

Singapore, 439053

Singapore

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In this intensive, two day workshop, participants will work at an advanced level with a variety of text types, both fiction and non-fiction, and hone their techniques for ensuring that each element of the text is the shape it should be; that language is elegant and appropriate, that ideas are expressed as clearly as possible, and the narrative flows as it should.

What You Will Learn:

  • The editor’s role and responsibilities beyond ‘pure’ editing or proofing

  • The editor’s toolkit for clarity, consistency and concision

  • Proofreading techniques

Who Should Attend: Editors, proofreaders

Grants:

The Capability Development Grant is open to individuals and organisations who have a strong track record of involvement in the arts at a professional level, and is able to demonstrate commitment to the long-term development of the arts in Singapore.

Organiser: Singapore Book Council Academy

CANCELLATION & SUBSTITUTION
The workshop can be cancelled or postponed two weeks before the workshop date if the minimum number of participants is not met. Participants will be fully refunded for workshops cancelled by us.

Participants who are unable to attend a workshop they have registered for are to inform us of the reason two weeks before the workshop date. They will be fully refunded in the event of extenuating and mitigating circumstances (E.g. illness, bereavement, accidents) . Those who inform us up to 5 working days before the workshop date will receive a 50% refund. Those who idid not turn up at the workshop will not receive a refund. In place of the refund, participants can also opt to attend another course at the same value within the same year.

Upon registration, you are deemed to have read and understood the cancellation, withdrawal and substitution policy and accept the terms contained therein.

*Please note that there is no lift access to the Singapore Book Council Training Room (at 3rd level).

Enquiries: programmes@bookcouncil.sg

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Singapore Book Council Training Room

90 Goodman Road, Block E, #03-32, Goodman Arts Centre

*Please note there is no lift access to the Training Room

Singapore, 439053

Singapore

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