PG6010: Editing Skills for Research Postgraduates in the Humanities and Social Sciences


Module Co-ordinator: Dr Orla Murphy, School of English.


Lecturer(s): Dr Donna Maria Alexander (School of English; Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies; DAH Programme), Mr Paul O’Shea (School of English; DAH Programme).


Module Objective: To equip students with editorial skillsets necessary to create editions of humanities and social sciences material, as well as examining critical, theoretical frameworks and editorial theory.


Module Content: This module provides professional training for postgraduate students in the humanities (in their second year or higher) and Social Sciences. Using literature as a basis and reference, students are trained in both conventional and new theories of textual editing as well as theorising copyright issues.

This website contains assignments completed by students who participated in the 2015/2016 module.


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