Keyboarding

Faculty
Commerce & Business Administration
Department
Office Administration
Course Code
OADM 1206
Credits
3.00
Semester Length
15 Weeks
Max Class Size
30
Method Of Instruction
Lecture
Lab
Typically Offered
To be determined
Campus
Online

Overview

Course Description
This course develops and improves touch-typing skills.
Course Content
  1. Ergonomic principles
  2. Keyboarding timings
  3. Correct technique
  4. Speed and accuracy drill exercises
Methods Of Instruction

The instructor will facilitate learning through demonstration, individual instruction, and guided group activities. Students will use computer software to develop keyboarding skills.

Means of Assessment

To obtain a grade of mastery

  1. all assignments must be completed
  2. proper technique must be demonstrated
  3. minimum speed of 30 NWPM with 98% accuracy must be achieved on a minimum of three 5-minute timings
Learning Outcomes

The learner has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  1. keyboard accurately using touch-typing technique to produce alphanumeric copy to meet entry-level industry standards.
  2. achieve keyboarding speed of 30 Net Words Per Minute (NWPM) with 98% accuracy on a minimum of three 5-minute timings.
Textbook Materials

Textbooks/software/materials - as approved by the department

Requisites

Prerequisites

Courses listed here must be completed prior to this course:

  • No prerequisite courses

Corequisites

Courses listed here must be completed either prior to or simultaneously with this course:

  • No corequisite courses

Equivalencies

Courses listed here are equivalent to this course and cannot be taken for further credit:

Requisite for

This course is not required for any other course.

Course Guidelines

Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.

Course Transfers

Institution Transfer Details Effective Dates
There are no applicable transfer credits for this course.

Course Offerings

Winter 2021

CRN
Days
Dates
Start Date
End Date
Instructor
Status
Location
16234
Tue Thu
04-Jan-2021
- 12-Apr-2021
04-Jan-2021
12-Apr-2021
Schreier
Janet
Open
Online
This course will include some synchronous on-line activities. Students should plan to be available on-line at scheduled course times. Synchronous on-line activities may include lecture, or they may not. In some courses, synchronous class time may be used instead for active learning components (e.g. discussions, labs).
Max
Enrolled
Remaining
Waitlist
30
0
30
0
Days
Building
Room
Time
Tue Thu
12:30 - 14:20
CRN
Days
Dates
Start Date
End Date
Instructor
Status
Location
16540
04-Jan-2021
- 12-Apr-2021
04-Jan-2021
12-Apr-2021
Miller
Alicia
Open
Online
All course activities will be asynchronous. Students will not be required to be online at specific scheduled time.
Max
Enrolled
Remaining
Waitlist
30
0
30
0
CRN
Days
Dates
Start Date
End Date
Instructor
Status
Location
16541
04-Jan-2021
- 12-Apr-2021
04-Jan-2021
12-Apr-2021
Miller
Alicia
Open
Online
All course activities will be asynchronous. Students will not be required to be online at specific scheduled time.
Max
Enrolled
Remaining
Waitlist
30
0
30
0