Editing half-day course

Continuing Professional Development (short course)


Half day

This course will next run during the 2018-19 academic year. Exact dates and times will be confirmed in September 2018.


This half-day crash course will teach you the basics of copy-editing in the publishing industry today.

Full description

Who should attend?

This course will be of particular interest to you if you're considering a career in publishing or related fields.


This course will next run during the 2018-19 academic year. Exact dates and times will be confirmed in September 2018.

Where you'll study

Your faculty

Whether you aim to work in the creative industries or the social sciences, the legal profession or public service, the Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need for professional life.

Our lively, diverse community and ambitious academic environment will broaden your horizons and help you develop your full potential - many of our courses give you the chance to learn another language, study abroad or undertake work placements as you study.

If you’re interested in art, music, drama or film, check out our packed programme of events. Together with our partners in the creative and cultural industries, we’re always working to enrich the cultural life of the university and the wider community.

Our research is groundbreaking and internationally recognised, with real social impact. We support the StoryLab Research Institute, whose projects include interactive music apps and documenting lifesaving childbirth procedures, the Policing Institute for the Eastern Region (PIER), as well as nine international research clusters including the Centre for Children's Book Studies and the Labour History Research Unit.

In the Research Excellence Framework 2014, six of our subject areas were awarded world-leading status: Law; Art and Design; English Language and Literature, Communication, Cultural and Media Studies; History; Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts.

Where can I study?

Lord Ashcroft Building on our Cambridge campus

Our campus is close to the centre of Cambridge, often described as the perfect student city.

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Fees & funding

Course fees

Standard booking


CAMPUS Publishing members


Anglia Ruskin and University of Cambridge students and staff


MA Publishing and MA Creative Writing students at Anglia Ruskin


Contact details

For more information please contact James Womack.

Entry requirements

No previous experience needed.

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