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Computer Keyboarding Skills I

This is a `learn to type? course. In this course students will learn keyboarding techniques using various methods. Keyboarding speed and accuracy will be emphasized. Proofreading and editing documents is covered. Research about repetitive stress injury and proper ergonomics will be included. The student should be able to achieve a speed of 25 to 30 net words per minute. (Note: It is to the student's advantage to aim higher than the minimum of 25 nwpm. Most employers require a greater speed). Course software requires Windows Operating System to be installed.

Note: Keyboarding Pro Deluxe Version 2.0 MUST to be installed on the student's computer to be able to complete the course. (The software is included with the textbook). This software is not compatible with MAC?s. However, if you have Windows operating system installed on your MAC - you may be able to run the software. This software is compatible with Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP.