Editing and Proofreading Level 3

Course Code

OSC958

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Boost your skills in editing and proofreading with an award-winning home learning provider!

  • Understand the different types of editing and how to approach them
  • Discover how to proofread different types of copy
  • Learn how to work as a freelance editor or proofreader
  • Recognise the difference between editing and proofreading
  • Understand how to edit a text so it appropriate for the targeted audience
  • Identify common punctuation and grammar mistakes
Course overview

This course will allow you to study at a time and place which suits you with no strict deadlines or timetabling to contend with. This means you can fit studying around your other commitments!

You will receive your course by post, so getting your materials is easy and hassle-free. Your personal tutor is there to support you every step of the way by email, so help is only a click away!

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Course Outcome

You will receive a Certificate of Achievement in Proofreading and Editing Level 3.

Entry Requirements

A reasonable standard of written English and familiarity with British style English.

Assessment

Tutor Marked Assignments

Course content

Extra info

Assessment

This course is assessed by a series of assignments, which are marked by your tutor. There is no external examination required.

Course Duration

You will have a full year to complete this course, which is plenty of time to be able to study at your own pace.

Study Method

You will study this course through distance learning, which means you can learn at a time and place to suit you. Your course materials will be delivered to you by post, so receiving your course is easy and hassle-free. Tutor support is also available by email, so help is only a click away! You will send your assignments to your tutor for marking. Assignments can be sent by email or post, it’s up to you!

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement in Editing and Proofreading Level 3.

The course has been endorsed by TQUK and is not an accredited qualification. This course has been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual to indicate the depth of knowledge and understanding that you would expect at this level.

Awarding body

The course itself has been designed by Open Study College to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements.

TQUK is an Awarding Organisation recognised by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Welsh Government in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

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