Thesis Editing

By: Edge Editing and Proofreading  06-Feb-2013
Keywords: Editing Services, Proof Reading, Freelance Editor

Following the IPEd (Institute of Professional Editors) guidelines developed in conjunction with the Deans of Australian Universities Edge Editing and Proofreading edits and proofreads theses looking at: ■Consistency and completeness ■Clarity ■Grammar and usage ■Spelling and punctuation ■Illustrations and tables. Edge Editing and Proofreading also ensure that you are applying the rules of your referencing style (Harvard, APA etc.) correctly and consistently, and check consistency in formatting e.g.: ■Page breaks between chapters ■Correct use of Roman and Arabic numerals for page numbers ■Consistent use of font and font size ■Use of the ‘Styles’ feature in Word for headings and titles ■Consistent use of single and double quotation marks ■As well as creating a Table of Contents and/or Table of Figures, Tables or Illustrations if required. Edge Editing and Proofreading is listed as a preferred proofreader with the University of Sydney (having undertaken a test to ensure the possession of advanced academic editing skills), the University of Melbourne, Australian National University, and Monash University.

Keywords: Academic Editing, Editing Services, Essay Editing, Freelance Editor, Proof Reading, Proofreading Service, Thesis Editing

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