Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Pelataran Seni contains research articles, findings, ideas, and scientific studies related to the field of arts education and art studies. The editor also receives a review or book review related to the scope of the Pelataran Seni.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Pelataran Seni uses double-blind review, which means that both the reviewer and author identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa, throughout the review process.


Open Access Policy

Pelataran Seni provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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Publication Ethics

Pelataran Seni contains research articles, findings, ideas, and scientific studies related to the field of arts education and art studies. Therefore, Pelataran Seni has formulated publication ethics, which must be obeyed the Publisher, Editors, Reviewers, and Authors.

Publisher’s Responsibilities

  1. Pelataran Seni is responsible for maintaining privacy and protecting intellectual property and copy right, and editorial independence.
  2. Pelataran Seni is responsible for guaranteeing academic freedom for the editors and reviewers in performing their tasks.
  3. Pelataran Senias a scientific journal publisher publishes articles which have been edited, peer reviewed, given layout consistent with the regulation of scientific journal publication.

Editors’ Responsibilities

  1. The editors of Pelataran Seni is responsible for determining the suitability of articles to be published in the journal, while observing legal provisions related to defamation, copy right violation and plagiarism.
  2. The confidentiality of every information on submitted paper or article is always maintained by the Editors and editorial team, unless on author’s permission.
  3. The editors make decisions which are fair and free of commercially biased consideration and ensure fairness consistent with peer-review process.
  4. Racial, gender, religious, ethnic, citizenship or political ideological differences of an author must not influence the editors’ decisions in both review process and decision making in publishing an article.
  5. The editors shall not use papers not published for scientific activities, which are performed by the editor(s), without written permission from the author(s). Confidential information or idea obtained through peer-review shall be kept confidential and not used for personal gain.

 Authors’ Responsibilities

  1. The authors are responsible for writing papers or articles ethically, honestly and accountably, consistent with the regulation of scientific writing in effect.
  2. The authors are responsible for following publication requirements, which are originality, non-plagiarism, and not having been published in other journals or publications.
  3. The authors are responsible in presenting articles of their ideas or researches clearly, honestly, and without plagiarism as well as data manipulation.
  4. The authors are responsible for confirmations submitted for articles they have written.
  5. The authors are responsible for showing references from others’ cited opinions and works
  6. The authors must not send/publish the same articles to more than one journal or other form of publication.

Reviewers’s Responsibilities

Reviewer is in charge in helping the editors in making editorial decision on the suitability of papers/articles to be published:

  1. Reviewer shall review papers objectively and by using argumentative clarity.
  2. Reviewer shall maintain the confidentiality of article authors’ information and not for personal gain.
  3. Reviewer is responsible for citations, references, and plagiarism of the articles it reviews.
  4. Reviewer is responsible for the recommendations of the articles in reviews.


Copyright Transfer Agreement

Authors  submitting  a  manuscript  do  so  on  the  understanding  that  if  accepted  for  publication, copyright of the article shall be assigned to PELATARAN SENI as publisher of this journal.

PELATARAN SENI Editorial Board make every effort to ensure that no wrong or misleading data, opinions or statements be published in the journal. In any way, the contents of the articles and advertisements published in PELATARAN SENI are the sole and exclusive responsibility of their respective authors and advertisers.

Please download our Copyright Transfer Agreement FormThe copyright form should be filled with respect to the article and be signed originally and sent scanned document file (softcopy) to our email pelataran.seni@ulm.ac.id or sent it to the Editorial Office in the form of original hard copy and the article in softcopy form.


Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)

Article Publication: 0.00 (IDR)