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All course materials (handouts and editing exercises) are available in dropbox.com. You will need to create an account at dropbox.com in order to submit your assignments. This account is free.

All editing exercises, readings, and any course materials are available in dropbox categorized by the week in which they are scheduled. You will need to print out the required assignment, physically mark your editing changes on the print out, and submit your marked-up document in class after checking it against the key. You may use pencil or pen to mark up the document. You will be required to check your own editing against the key in red. Keys for all editing assignments will be available by the beginning of class on the day they are due.

All assignments are available in dropbox. You will need to print out the required assignment, physically mark on the print out, and submit your marked-up document in class. You may use pencil or pen to mark up the document, but do not use the color red. Do not use a word processing application, track changes, or comments features, to complete assignments. Keys for all editing assignments will be available by the beginning of cßlass on the day they are due. Upon entering class, you should check your work against the key and MARK IN RED anything you missed. We will work on the honor system, so please don’t abuse this privilege. 

Legend for Readings
WIT: Words Into Type
APA: American Psychological Association Handbook
LBL: Line by Line
MS: Mary Strougton, Substance & Style (out of print)
AMARE: Amare et al., Technical Editing for the 21st Century
REW: Lois Johnson Rew, Editing for Writers
TB: Various handouts that may help
 

Assignment Names
Editing Practice (graded as a set and count as participation; named according to week/number)
Editing Exercise (each assignment is graded individually)
Extra Credit Exercises (graded as a set)
Editing Midterm
Editing Practice Final
Editing Final