2 Credits, 2 Contacts

This course is designed for students who know how to key but feel that their accuracy and speed skills need to be improved. Students will work on gaining accuracy and speed. Areas of study include: building a keying speed of 30 Words Per Minute for five minutes, entering data using the numeric keypad, and beginning document formatting. This course is also useful for those wishing to transition from typewriter to computer keyboard for word processing. (Students who have successfully completed a high school keyboarding class and have a keying speed in excess of 30 words per minute with minimal errors should take BUS 121 Intermediate Keyboarding.)

Prerequisite: BUS 100 Keyboarding-Introduction or the ability to key 30 words per minute with 3 or fewer errors.