Sterling Publishers


May 19- 24, 2014

The six-day Intensive Course for Editors is designed to update your knowledge of various aspects of editing. You will attend lectures, workshops, field visit to a printing/publishing house, study reference material and handouts and see videos on a publishing house and an editor at work. You will also practice your editing and proofreading skills on a manuscript copy given to you for the purpose.

Who should attend this course?

  • Those who want to make editing a career.
  • In-service publishing professionals.
  • Those managing editorial departments.
  • Those wanting to improve their editing skills.

What can you expect from this course?

  • Widening of your understanding and knowledge about the publishing industry.
  • Understanding what editing is all about and how to do it effectively and efficiently.
  • Establishing contacts with leading professionals in the industry.
  • Learning online copy editing.
  • Networking with fellow participants and faculty.
  • Learning how to deal with authors successfully.
  • Internship at a publishing house after completing the course.

What is special about this course?

  • Only course of its kind in Asia and Africa.
  • Opens up job opportunities in the publishing industry.
  • Discussions with course faculty (each session includes 30-45 minutes for interaction, discussion and Q & A).