Course description

In this course, students will develop and apply touch typing skills to produce a variety of business-related correspondence including emails, memos, and business letters. Using a web-based software program, students will learn proper keyboarding techniques, with a focus on developing speed and accuracy. Students will use their keyboarding skills to create, edit, format, and proofread professional business documents which meet industry standards. Students will be expected to organize work and produce correctly formatted and accurate work within a specified timeframe.

Course details

Hours: 56
Credits: 4
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022. Spring 2023 registration opens February 27, 2023.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery