- Beginning and Advanced Curriculum
- Focuses on Core and Specialized Skills
- Promotes Critical Networking
Whether you are interested in beginning or furthering your career in book publishing, these courses, taught by publishing professionals, provide a thorough overview of the core functions of the industry—from editing to sales and marketing. Specialized industry verticals are explored, including adult trade publishing, and the exploding field of children’s/young adult publishing.
Develop skills to edit books cross-culturally, recognize and eliminate stereotypes, and avoid missteps that alienate readers.
Follow a book from conception to completion, including acquisition, the editorial process, design, marketing, sales, and distribution.
Examine the economic issues that influence decisions about book acquisitions, pricing, inventory, and marketing expenditures.
Acquire practical, specific information about children’s and young adult book publishing through each stage, from acquisition to distribution.