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ABTC 112 – Keyboarding I

Students will practice and develop speed and accuracy in basic keyboarding.

 

Credits: 1

 

Hours: 30 (Lecture Hours 9; Laboratory Hours 21)

 

Prerequisites:

None

 

Non-Course Prerequisites:
None

 

Co-requisites:
None


Course Content:
- Correct keyboarding techniques (including use of numeric keypad)
- Correct posture and hand placement

 

Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate speed and accuracy in keyboarding using accepted techniques
- Achieve minimum 30 net words per minute on three 5 minute timings with 3 or fewer errors
- Demonstrate accuracy with both numeric and alphabetic keypad

 

Grading System: Pass/Fail

 

Passing Grade:  Pass (Minimum speed of 30 nwpm with 3 or fewer errors)

 

Percentage of Individual Work: 100

 

Textbooks:

Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.

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