ABTC 112 – Keyboarding 1

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


Credits: 1


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





Non-Course Prerequisites:



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



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