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Interacting in the digital space is more and more expected for freelance and staff editors. It has become a vital skill to understand the ins and outs of digital media. Learn how to edit text for the particular needs of a website and its design. Explore the basic terminology and tools in the relationship between text and search engine optimization. This course will provide an introduction to UX, HTML, CSS and other acronyms you may have heard of. Your editing education is not complete until you have scratched the surface of navigating websites as an editor.

Note: Prerequisite: Students must be currently enrolled in, or have completed, Copyediting I (WCWP-40236) or have equivalent experience. If you feel that you have adaquate copyediting experience to enroll in this class, please email the department at ahl@ucsd.edu to request approval from the instructor.

Course Number: WCWP-40282
Credit: 2.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Copyediting