Tips for Proof-Reading and Editing

The video presentation for this session takes you through 5 key tips to remember when editing and proof-reading your work. Some additional tools, including editing and proofreading checklists and a model outlining the 5 tips discussed in the video, are available for download in the Resources section as well as weblinks to connect you with other resources on proof-reading and editing work before submission.


Below are three documents you can download which outline the 5 tips for editing and proofreading highlighted in the video presentation in addition to two downloadable checklists to use when proof-reading and editing essays and research reports.

Griffith University – How to Write a Report -

University of Western Sydney – Finishing and Submitting -

University of New South Wales – Editing Checklist -

Curtin University – Editing and Proof-reading -

Monash University – Editing and Proof-reading your Work -

Monash University – Editing and Proof-reading your Work: Grammar Checklist

La Trobe University – Process of Writing – Reviewing and Editing -