How to Publish an E-Book

Have you written a piece of work and wish to have it published?

Do you know the options that are available to you?

Then this unit will help you to discover more about the publishing world and focuses on how to publish an e-book. It will help develop your passion and talent for writing and move you on to becoming a published author.

Level: Award

Entry Requirements: None


  1. Manuscript Preparation

  2. Self Publishing & Traditional Publishing Routes

  3. Creating and Designing an E-Book Cover

  4. Marketing: Pre & Post Publishing

This award will focus on Book Publishing. It will explore the steps in getting a manuscript ready for publication and how to self publish an e-book.


For Awards, there is a 40% pass mark required in order to receive your certificate. Assessment is based on individual unit exercises.

Learning Hours: 8

Certification: Starlight Writing Academy/Crescent College

Course Creation: August 2018


Classroom Study

Study in a classroom environment and enjoy the experience of working and discussing topics with other candidates. Study Notes Supplied.


Spring & Autumn

Duration: 4 Evenings (8 Hours)

Location: Crescent College, Limerick City

Price: As stated on the Crescent College Brochure

Online Study

Unable to attend a face to face lesson then choose this option for studying at your own pace. Submit work exercises for comments and chat with your teacher through the online classroom.

Duration: Open

Price: 90 Reduced €60

To access the online classroom, a google account is required.

Included is access to one free short course: