At Pearson, we take learning personally. Our courses and
resources are available as books, eTexts and online, helping people
learn whatever, wherever and however they choose.
Pearson Custom works for educators. We partner with you to build
course-specific materials, designed to facilitate student success.
We open the door to a wealth of content and technology and walk you
through the process of selecting
or creating the custom resources to meet your course goals.
Is it complicated and time consuming?
We walk you through the creation of your customised learning
resource step-by-step, managing every aspect of its design right
through to final delivery. The result is a learning resource that
gives you everything you need to engage your students with relevant
What about an eText?
Your customised resource can be made available as an eText, a
printed book or a combination of both, to suit the mutual needs of
you and your students.
Is it possible to include my own course
Yes, Pearson Custom allows you to incorporate your own course
notes into the customised product and make them available to your
Publish your original course material quickly and
Publish your original material with the leading educational
publisher in New Zealand. Our team will work with you every step of
the way to turn your ideas, course notes, handouts or completed
manuscript into a professionally presented text, tailor-made for
Or create a unique book for your course from content derived
from other Pearson material. Creating a custom book with Pearson
Custom provides you with a flexible and efficient way to manage
your course materials.
What you can expect:
A Pearson Custom Specialist to guide you through the
selection and production process. Our specialised team will work
with you to help you choose content and structure your book
logically when creating and customising course materials from
- A wide choice of covers from our gallery of covers
- A fast turnaround of your work - 8 to 12 weeks from your
manuscript or content selection submission
- You can focus on your course whilst we focus on the
manufacturing and distribution
- The ability to keep your work current because we don't lock you
into long print runs, allowing you the opportunity to revise your
course content when required
- The option to include of your own original material when
choosing content from existing publications.
It's your course. It's your choice.
Custom Media Solutions for your Course.
Are you looking for a customised technology solution that fits
your course objectives and goals exactly? Pearson Custom Solutions
works with instructors to create a customised technology solution
specific to your course requirements and needs. We specialise in a
number of best practices including custom websites and portals,
animation and simulations, content conversions and customisations
Pearson creates eTexts. You choose the content of your eText, be
it your favourite text, original material, or chapters from a
variety of Pearson texts - and we do the rest. Students will
find your course more cutting-edge, and will benefit through 24/7
access to course content, anytime, anywhere.
Online learning solutions
Pearson offers a broad range of courses and custom solutions for
web-enhanced, blended and online learning.
Pearson course content is developed by a team of respected
subject-matter experts and experienced eLearning instructional
designers. All course content is designed around specific learning
Online Course Content: Fully Developed
The CourseConnect™ program is a complete catalogue of online
course content created by relevant subject-matter experts and
eLearning instructional designers.
Online Course Content: Curriculum
Pearson can design online content for your course, department or
institution. Customised curriculum design and delivery services are
focused and tailored to your needs and learning objectives.
Should you decide to use Pearson to publish your own custom
book, we have a number of covers to choose from in our cover gallery.
Some points to consider when choosing your cover are:
- The cover design should appeal visually to you and your
- The cover design should appropriately reflect the content of
your custom book - for example, if you are publishing a humanities
title, steer away from designs with a finance focus.
- We can customise any cover with images that you wish to
provide, to enhance and personalise your book to your course.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require assistance
in the selection process. Once you have made your selection, please
let your contact at Pearson know the number of your preferred
cover. Click here
to view our cover gallery.
Contact our New Zealand distributor, Edify Limited, to
find out more information on how you can create with us.