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Keyboard Skill Building – Level 1 Courses
Keyboard Skill Building Course Introduction
The Keyboard Skill Building – Level 1 course is designed for individuals who have basic keyboard proficiency, and wish to increase speed and dexterity. Each lesson increases key recognition and builds confidence using the keyboard, while improving speed
and accuracy. Speed achieved depends on personal dexterity and time spent on practice lessons.
Students who are not already familiar with the TypingTrainer software program are introduced to it. TypingTrainer helps students learn and improve skills using a variety of methods: graphical keyboard drills, speed drills, alphabet drills, word, phrase and sentence drills, and keyboarding Self-Tests. Upon completion of this course, students are expected to keyboard at minimum 25 words per minute.
Introduction to Keyboarding recommended. Keyboarding speed of at least 10 w.p.m.
To increase keyboarding speed and accuracy to at least 25 w.p.m.
Of Interest to
Those who wish to increase keyboarding speed and accuracy.
Keaboarding Skill Building Course Breakdown
The Keyboard Skill Building – Level 1 course consists of the twenty lessons comprising the TypingTrainer course application, together with a media component and student workbook.
Each lesson consists of keyboard exercises designed to teach and practice the use of new keys. These keyboard exercises are followed by paragraph Self-Tests. When these are completed, TypingTrainer automatically scores the speed and accuracy of the typing.
Upon completion of the course, there is a final exam. Participants, who achieve 25 w.p.m. or higher on their exam will receive a certificate.
Keyboard Skill Building – Level 2 (KBD04E3)
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