e-Learning Modules

Get 15 e-learning modules for £250

  • Boost your existing editorial skills with our full range of e-learning modules, concentrated online courses that focus on specialist topics relevant to an editor's working life.

A Commissioning Editor's Guide to Working with Authors

  • A module for new commissioning editors who want to get the best from their author relationships.

A Copy-Editor's Guide to Working with Authors

  • Understand and prepare for the ways in which your relationship with an author will develop and change throughout the lifespan of a project.

A Copy-Editor's Guide to Working with Typesetters

  • Gain an understanding of how layout and typesetting is carried out, and how to mark up and prepare typescripts to help typesetters – and avoid hindering them.

Adobe Tools for Editors

  • Acquire the skills needed to work efficiently with PDFs.

Author Queries

  • Learn how to manage and communicate the detail of your copy-editing so that you create a positive relationship with your author.

Copyright Essentials

  • Know how to acquire and protect the content you need to be a successful publisher.

Editing Fiction

  • Expand your copy-editing practice to include fiction.

Editing Illustrations

  • Understand how to process and mark up drawings for a publication.

Editing References

  • Upgrade your editing skills with this e-Learning Module focused on the three main systems of including references for cited work.

Editorial Style

  • Understand the power of editorial and house style for executing effective copy-editing.

Essential Editorial Project Management

  • Learn how to guide a publication through its production, whether print or electronic, by using appropriate tools and approaches to track the project and keep those involved informed.

Introduction to Marketing

  • An introduction to the roles, functions and terminology involved with marketing in the publishing industry.

Introduction to Publishing

  • An introduction to the departments, roles, functions and processes that make up the UK book and journal publishing industry.

What is Copy-Editing?

  • An introduction to the work of a copy-editor, where it fits in to the publishing process and different ways of working.

What is Proofreading?

  • An introduction to the work of a proofreader, whether dealing with books and journals or company reports and brochures.

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