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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ENL 412
Title Seminar in Modern Publishing
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites ENG102, ENL 102, ENG102E, ENL102ESL, ENG103, ENL 103, ENG106H, or ENL106H and at least one course at the 200-level or permission of the chairperson
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1230 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 M 1:10pm - 3:50pm SB-106 Rodrigo Martini Paula

Description

An intensive examination of the field of publishing for professional writers, the class will examine business models for nonfiction book and magazine publishers, professional workflow dynamics in organizations, freelance nonfiction writing, ghost writing, and other forms of work-for-hire for print and electronic media. This course will include collaborative classroom practicum experiences and lectures from professionals in the field, with some practical writing assignments such as pitch and query letters throughout the course. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for ENG470.