Teaches the alpha/numeric keyboard with emphasis on correct techniques, speed and accuracy. Teaches formatting of basic personal and business correspondence, reports and tabulation.
Lecture 2-4 hours per week.
Introduces students to a word processing program to create, edit, save and print documents.
Recommended: 20 wpm keyboarding skills.
Lecture 1 hour per week.
Develops an understanding of the administrative support role and the skills necessary to provide organizational and technical support in a contemporary office setting. Emphasizes the development of critical-thinking, problem-solving and job performance skills in a business office environment.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
Supervised on-the-job training in approved business, industrial and service firms coordinated by the college. Applicable to all career and technical and transfer curricula at the discretion of the College. May be repeated for credit.
Variable hours per week.