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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
Online enrolment for the Winter 2017 term will close effective Wednesday, February 1, 2017. However, for courses eligible for enrolment prior to the third scheduled class, students may enrol in person at the ServiceHub until Friday, February 3, 2017 (as long as space in the course is still available). Distance, language, and business courses are not eligible.
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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