Manuscript/Textbook Development

Quality Standards for Developing a Textbook

Following are the standards involved in developing a textbook.

  • Understanding curriculum and pedagogy of the subject
  • Developing thematic map of each unit / chapter by including helping & key concepts
  • Developing one chapter with illustrations etc. and get it pre tested with the targeted audience
  • Making amendments in the 1st draft of the chapter in the light of data received from pre testing
  • Developing final draft of one chapter alogwith illustrations and graphics and taking it to the targeted group for full satisfaction that manuscript would achieve the curriculum target
  • Developing the rest of the chapters in line with the scheme developed for the 1st chapter