News editing is an important function in the field of journalism. There is a lot of ignorance among the public regarding the importance of editing the news.
Students will learn to approach the printed word in a more analytical and critical way, allowing them to spot errors quickly and have the confidence to rewrite everyday text into concise, precise and compelling editorial copy at high speed. Last but not least, they will understand the difference between copy editing and proofreading.
Day: Monday March 18, 2019
Time: 5:00-6:00 P.M.
Tutor: Isabel Bonnet
Location: Roeterseilandcampus (exact location will be announced in the morning)
Max capacity: 25 people
Sign-up here: https://goo.gl/forms/fzEyILslC2r2egAy2
The Amsterdammer is independent from the University of Amsterdam and does not represent the university nor does it pretend to teach the workshop on its behalf.