Editorial Management I: Acquisition to Publication

WRITING X 452.1

Learn how a manuscript becomes a book in this foundational course for editors and writers, especially those considering self-publishing.

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Remote
Starting at $695.00
As few as 11 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn how editors select which manuscripts to publish
  • Understand how metadata drives book sales at online retailers
  • Get a sense of how publishers plan and structure book tours
  • Get a firsthand view of how publishers turn submissions into books

About this course:

The process from written manuscript to published book is more complicated than most authors and newer publishing professionals expect. From what to look for in acquisitions to how to use metadata to your advantage to booking a successful author tour, this course covers everything that an author and publisher should expect from reading manuscripts to the actual publication date. By the end of the course, you understand how an editor turns an author’s manuscript into a saleable product.

Summer 2022 Schedule

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Tuesday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
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Instructor: Tobi Harper
387209
Fee:
$695.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Jun 28, 2022
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. 

No meeting Aug 2, 2022.

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 12, 2022
Course Requirements

Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

(Optional) Book: The Chicago Manual of Style
Schedule
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Tue Jun 28, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Jul 5, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Jul 12, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Jul 19, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Jul 26, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Aug 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Aug 16, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Aug 23, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Aug 30, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Tue Sep 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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