Group courses

I can:

  • work with you in a group or individually at your workplace or an external venue, or remotely via Zoom, Skype, e-mail and/or phone 
  • use my own generic content and/or your own problematic sentences, paragraphs or documents
  • help you customise an editorial stylesheet, which is an A-to-Z list of the commonly occurring and unusual words and expressions that are specific to your enterprise.

One-on-one tuition

We can:

  • work in person at my home, your home or your workplace, or remotely via Zoom, Skype, e-mail and/or phone
  • use the Grey Areas and Gremlins text-workbook and accompanying colour-coded handouts
  • discuss and edit double-spaced printouts of your own problematic sentences, paragraphs or documents if necessary.

$90 hourly rate (no GST)

For enquiries, e-mail deb@debdoyle.com.au or phone 0401 028 926.

2020 calendar for public courses

In  light of the coronavirus restrictions, I’ll be delivering these public courses remotely, via Zoom. For course information, enrolment and participation instructions, please visit the website of either institution as cited in the following entries:

AUTUMN

Thursday, 16 April, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Grammar and Punctuation Fundamentals  (GAPF-64)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Tuesday, 28 April, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Advanced Grammar and Editing (GAED-7)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Monday, 11 May, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Writing Effective Paragraphs (WESP-1)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

WINTER

Wednesday, 10 June, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Grammar and Punctuation Fundamentals  (GAPF-65)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Tuesday, 16 June
A Course in Creating Editorial Style Guides (CESG-1)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Wednesday, 22 July
Editing Essentials
The Australian Writers’ Centre, Suite 3, 55 Lavender Street, Milsons Point 2060; writerscentre.com.au

Tuesday, 4 August, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Grammar and Punctuation Fundamentals  (GAPF-66)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Monday, 10 August, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Writing Effective Paragraphs (WESP-2)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Thursday, 13 August
Grammar and Punctuation Essentials
The Australian Writers’ Centre, Suite 3, 55 Lavender Street, Milsons Point 2060; writerscentre.com.au

Thursday, 20 August, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Advanced Grammar and Editing (GAED-8)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

SPRING

Tuesday, 22 September
A Course in Creating Editorial Style Guides (CESG-2)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Tuesday, 29 September, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Grammar and Punctuation Fundamentals  (GAPF-67)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Thursday, 5 November, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Writing Effective Paragraphs (WESP-3)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

Monday, 23 November, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Grammar and Punctuation Fundamentals  (GAPF-68)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au

SUMMER

Tuesday, 8 December, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A Course in Advanced Grammar and Editing (GAED-9)
The Centre for Continuing Education (CCE), Sydney University, 160 Missenden Road, Newtown 2042; cce.sydney.edu.au