University of Southern Queensland USQ

Graduate Diploma of Editing and Publishing

University of Southern Queensland USQ

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00244B (QLD); 02225M (NSW)

Develop the skills to make a mark on the modern world of publishing with our Graduate Diploma of Editing and Publishing. In addition to enhancing your editing and writing skills, you will learn book project management, book marketing and how to manage your own freelance editing or publishing business. As part of your studies you will complete a digital internship, where you will work with a publisher or book industry organisation on a digital book, magazine project or literary event. You will graduate ready to join the creative and dynamic field of editing and publishing with practical, real-world knowledge of the industry.


8 core courses


  • Editing and Publishing

Standard entry requirements

  • Completion of an Australian university bachelor degree in the area of creative writing, English, or equivalent study area
  • OR for candidates who have a Bachelor degree (AQF level 7), or equivalent, in a non-cognate discipline from a recognised institution, USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Editing and Publishing provides an alternate entry pathway.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online No
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year

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