Past Publishing Courses

Apr ’15
27

Rights and contracts in the publishing industry

This workshop will cover intellectual property rights and issues in the publishing industry, including e-publishing/digital rights, translation rights, adaptation rights, copyright, trade marks and contract law. Details
Mar ’15
28

Writing and illustrating picture books

An ideal workshop for beginner writers and illustrators who want to learn about the process of writing, translating,editing, generating ideas and creating illustrations for children's picture books. Details
Mar ’15
23

Introduction to copyediting

Learn about the editorial process, tasks such as copyediting, mechanical editing and proofreading. Helpful for editors who have just begun their job roles or those with 1 -2 years of experience. Details
Nov ’14
6

Impressive Marketing Plans

Learn about marketing in the publishing industry such as the 'why' and 'how' of planning and budgeting, thinking creatively and applying suggested templates to your projects. Details
Aug ’14
29

Introduction to Copy-editing

Gain an understanding of the scope of a copy-editing task, how to prepare text so that it is ready for the next stage of production and the importance of clarity and consistency. Details
Aug ’14
27

Introduction to Web Editorial Skills

If you create web content, build your own website and or are thinking of doing so, come gain an insight into the process of editing web content, from page structure to how paragraphs, sentences and words are handled effectively. Details
Aug ’14
23

So you think you can’t draw?

A workshop for adults who think they can’t draw or who would like to explore different media to illustrate stories. You will experiment with collage and reflect on the importance of consistence of visual traits to guide your reader. Details