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Department of Linguistics

Editing and Electronic Publishing

Do you have a passion for publishing? Widen and deepen your professional skills across a range of styles and documents, scenarios and media for publishing. Our postgraduate program addresses editorial issues in preparing texts for print publication and online delivery, and content management strategies for both. The course is delivered entirely online, through the University's multimedia learning management system. Online discussion groups are designed to create a forum for exchanging ideas about professional issues, and alternative ways of handling editorial problems. 

Why study Editing & Electronic Publishing at Macquarie?

Connect Rewarding Career 

All our study units are designed around the needs of practising editors and teaching editing practice in the context of editorial project management.

Become an editor

Connect Online Focus

Our postgraduate program has a strong focus on web-based and online editing, while still focusing on the key skills that an editor needs.

Editing FAQs

Connect Research 

Our program is backed up by research and the practical experience associated with our consultancy work on the Australian Government Style Manual.

Australian Style

Editing and Electronic Publishing course at Macquarie

Postgraduate Coursework Degree Duration Domestic students International students

Graduate Certificate of Editing and Electronic Publishing

1 year (part-time)

Course details


Course details




Research Training Pathway Maximum
Domestic students fees
International students fees

The international-standard two-year research training pathway program leading to PhD.

Bachelor of Philosophy/Master of Research



CSP student contribution applies (year 1). Funded by RTS (year 2)


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PhD & Research Degrees Maximum
Domestic students fees
International students fees
Doctor of Philosophy 3 years Funded by Research Training Scheme View fees
Master of Philosophy 2 years Funded by Research Training Scheme View fees