Legal Transcription
Syllabus

Course Information

Organization

Tri-County Technical College--Business and Public Services Division--Business Technology Department

Course Number

AOT 123

Credits

3

Contact Hours

3


Description
This course focuses on the development of speed and accuracy in transcribing legal documents from dictation.

Prerequisites

AOT 105--Keyboarding

 

Textbooks

Wanda Roderick-Bolton. Legal Studies: Terminology and Transcription. Thomson. Edition: Fifth. ISBN: 0-538-43722-7. 

 

Learner Supplies

General course supplies. 

 

Course Level Student Learning Outcomes

1.

Operate transcribing equipment.

2.

Transcribe legal dictation.

3.

Use legal terminology.

4.

Use basic rules for preparing legal documents.


Grading Information
Grading Rationale

The student will be graded throughout the semester by assignments and evaluations.

Assignments and Evaluations = 100 percent

Grading Scale

A

90-100

B

80-89

C

70-79

D

60-69

F

0-59

 

Prepared by: Administrative Office Technology Faculty       Date written or revised: June 2009