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PUB5006 Introduction to Electronic Publishing

Short Description: Intro to Elect Publish
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Arts and Communication
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 100700 - Communication & Media Studies
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 20 February 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: PUB5001 and PUB5003

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

Students will be introduced to electronic publishing and investigate the influential historical, technological, economic and social forces that have culminated in the `digital revolution'. Students will explore possible futures for the industry, particularly in relation to new technologies and their influences on publishing processes. After examining the stages and processes involved in eBook production, and performing editing and publishing tasks in digital and online environments, students will engage in a digital internship in which they will work with a publisher or book industry organisation on a digital book project.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 Online