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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CDPB 309</span>

CDPB 309 Editing Books for Children and Teens

Certificate Credit
Communication & Design Program Area

Prerequisite(s): CDPB 100 or CDPB 102 or CDPB 200 or CDPB 301
Duration: 19.5 Hours
Fee: $419.62* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)
Available through Distance Education

This course is for those interested in editing books for young readers, from toddlers to teenagers. Topics include acquisitions of children's and YA (young adults') books; substantive editing and stylistic editing for picture books, novels, and non-fiction; author-editor relationships; and the particular considerations of editing books for developing readers.

Note: Students with experience in editing and/or within the children’s book industry may be admitted by permission of the coordinators.

Registration for this course will begin on Monday, December 12, 2016.

Distance Course Outline (subject to change)

Fall 2016
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet 24 Oct 2015-05 Dec 2015
Winter 2017
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Classroom Delivery Option
Thursday6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 02 Mar 2017-13 Apr 2016
Spring/Summer 2017
Enrolment for Spring/Summer 2017 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.Due to Congress 2017 taking place on campus, there will be no undergraduate, graduate, or Chang School on campus classes from Saturday, May 27 to Friday, June 2, 2017. Distance Education courses will not be affected. There are a few other exceptions that will run through Congress week. Please visit Congress 2017 – Chang School Exceptions page for more information and for the complete list of Chang School exceptions..
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet27 Feb 2017 - 22 Apr 2017
Classroom Delivery Option
Thursday6:30 P.M. - 9:30 P.M.23 Feb 2017 - 06 Apr 2017

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