University of Technology Sydney

57046 Professional Editing

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Graduate subject - Writing - 400 level


This subject is offered to postgraduate students who wish to gain a practical understanding of the process of editing written texts, so that they may edit works themselves, or so that they have an understanding of the process when their own work is edited. The subject focuses on the editing of literary fiction and non-fiction manuscripts. The emphasis is on editing book-length manuscripts but the skills can be applied to editing any written texts.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus

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