Nonfiction Editing 201 COURSE PAGE

Welcome to Nonfiction Editing 201

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Nonfiction Editing 201 is taught by Erin K. Brown.

This course is 8 weeks long (plus four weeks for intro and conclusion); it begins on July 5, 2021, and runs until September 6, 2021.

The forum for this course is via Google Groups, which is an online discussion board. You will be automatically added to the Google Group and receive posts via your email (the address that you used to register for this course). All communication will be held within this Google Group. You can email the Google Group from your inbox by using the email: You may also access the page via this direct URL:

The instructor will post a topic (via the Google Group) every Monday for the duration of the course that correlates to each week’s lesson. During the week, you are encouraged to ask questions, make comments, and reply to other students’ questions and comments. The forum (Google Group) can be an amazing tool to get to know one another as fellow editors, encourage one another, share information, and submit homework assignments. The more active you are on the forum, the more this course benefits all participants.

Below are the lessons for the course. Please click on the links to view or download. The discussion in the forum will be based on each week’s lesson. Please only post regarding that week’s lesson.

Course Outline

July 5—Welcome, Introductions, Lesson 1; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 1_Assignment

July 12—Lesson 2; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 2_Assignment

July 19—Lesson 3; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 3_Assignment

July 26—Lesson 4; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 4_Assignment

August 2—Lesson 5; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 5_Assignmentt

August 9—Lesson 6; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 6_Assignment

August 16—Lesson 7; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 7_Assignment

August 23—Lesson 8; Nonfiction Editing 201_Lesson 8_Assignment

August 30—Conclusion and Evaluation

September 6—Last day to turn in homework assignments

September 13—All homework assignments returned

September 20—Google Group closes; access to Course Page closes


These lessons are for your use only. They are copyrighted information. All rights reserved. Reproduction or redistribution, all or part, is prohibited.

Please note that your access to this course page will end two weeks after the conclusion of the course. Please download the lessons and save them to your computer.

Feel free to contact us at any time if you have questions.