Keyboarding 11

Course Goals:
  • To develop personal and vocational keyboarding skills
  • To touch-type (no looking at fingers) with a minimum of 25 net words per minute
  • To acquire appropriate behaviour for an office environment

Course Outline
  • Keyboarding technique
  • The keyboard (alphabetic keys, figures, symbols)
  • Speed and accuracy
  • Application (formatting, page setup, personal/business correspondence, multi-page reports)
  • Proofreading

Evaluation

Grades will be based on the following:

Work Habits (technique, warm ups, drills) - 15%
Timings                                                 -  40%
Production (assignments)                       -  45%

** A Student who cannot touch-type an average of 25 words per minute (WPM) or more on a five minute test will NOT pass, regardless of the percentage achieved in the course. 25 WPM is the mandatory minimum.

 WPM             Percent  WPM Percent
 44 100  64 100
 43 99  63 99
 42 98  62 98
 41 97  61 97
 40 96  60 96
 39 95  59 95
 38 94  58 94
 37 93  57 93
 36 92  56 92
 35 91  55 91
 34 90  54 90
 33 89  53 89
 32 88  52 88
 31 87  51 87
 30 86 - A  50 86 - A
 29 83 - B  49 84 - B
 28 81  48 83
 27 78  47 81
 26 76  46 80
 25 73 - B  45 78
 24 71 - C+  44 77
 23 69  43 75 - B
 22 67 - C+  42 72 - C+
 21 65  41 71
 20 63  40 70
 19 60  39 69
 18 58 - C-  38 68
 17 55  37 67 - C+
 16 53  36 65 - C
 15 50 - C-  35 64
 14 45  34 62
 13 40  33 61 - C
 12 35  32 59 - C-
 11 30  31 58    
 10 25  30 56
    29 55
    28 53
    27 52
    26 50 - C-
    25 45
    24 40
    23 35
    22 30
    21 25
    20 20





Typing Speed Record



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Jon Hamlin,
Feb 1, 2011, 2:19 PM
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