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Welcome to the Proof reading Your Work Workshop Guide


Workshop Aims and Outcomes


The aim of this workshop is to discuss strategies for proof reading and editing with a discussion of common errors and how to correct them.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session students will:

  • Be aware of the typical points you need to proofread for

  • Be aware of some different proof reading strategies

  • Have awareness of tips that can help with proof reading and further support

Why attend this workshop?

If you attend this workshop you will become aware of areas of academic writing that need to be checked by proof reading and be able to use proof reading strategies to bring your work up to acceptable academic standards.



Academic Literacies Mapping

This workshop is mapped to the following employability and skills frameworks

Information Literacy framework: B.1, B.2, B.15, B.16, B.17, B.18

Graduate Headstart, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.2, 5.1, 5.2, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3

More information about the frameworks can be found here

Workshops Details

Level: Workshop
Length: 1 hour
Prerequisites: None
Linked Modules: None
Delivery Method: Face-to-face

Academic Skills Adviser


Mark Illman
Tel: 01473 338728
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