Course Abstract Details

OFFC-101, Keyboarding 1 for Computer Usage

Credits: 1

Course Description

OFFC-101, Keyboarding 1 for Computer Usage, is a self-directed online course, using web-based software instruction which develops touch-typing skills used to operate a computer keyboard. Credit by examination is available. Prerequisite: exemption/completion of READ-091. Self-paced. One credit. One billable hour.

Course Objectives and Grading Information

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 

1. Identify parts of a microcomputer system including the control unit and input and output hardware. (General Education Goal #4) 

2. Demonstrate an understanding of basic computer and keyboarding terms and concepts. (General Education Goal #4) 

3. Demonstrate proficiency using proper keyboarding techniques, achieving an average goal of 20 wpm, using word processing software. (General Education Goal #4, Program Goal #1)

Learning Goals

The abbreviations in parentheses represent Learning Goals which have been identified for this course and program of study:

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