WRIT329 Publishing PracticeUpdated: 19 March 2018
|Offering||Not offered in 2019|
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||12cp or candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||ENCO329 or ENCO429 or ENCO529 or WRIT529|
offered in even-numbered years
- Publishing Practice
|Coordinator(s)||Sophia Waters (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
Australian publishing practice is in a state of flux as digital modes of publishing profilerate and international markets shape the industry. This unit offers an overview of the Australian publishing in print and online media, using historical and contemporary examples. It enables students to gain theoretical knowledge of publishing skills and practice. The unit examines different sectors of publishing and modes of production. It covers questions of commercial, online and self-publishing, and legal and ethical issues of professional practice. This theoretical knowledge is applied in an online publication proposal.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: