• Computer Keyboarding Skills 1 COMP 9607

    Distance Learning Online OntarioLearn

    OntarioLearn description: In this course students learn keyboarding techniques using various methods. Keyboarding speed and accuracy are emphasized. Proofreading and editing documents is covered. Research about repetitive stress injury (RSI) and proper ergonomics is included. The student should be able to achieve a minimum speed of 25 net words per minute (nwpm) with 5 or fewer errors with frequent practice.


    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course delivered via OntarioLearn. Teacher support will be available via email, and technical support will be available via phone.

    Technical/Computer Requirements:

    Refer to the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses, but note that you will also be required to have Keyboarding Pro Deluxe Version 2.0 (which is included with the textbook). (This software is compatible with Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP but is not compatible with Macintosh computers. However, if you have the Windows operating system installed on your Macintosh, you may be able to run the software.)

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.