Course Prefix & Number:    AOT 101

Course Title:                          Introduction to Keyboarding (On-line Course)



Awarded:  2




Catalog  Description:


This is an introductory course in touch keyboarding.


Entry Level Skills:  None


Pre-requisites:  None



Co-requisites:  None



Text(s)/Required Materials:


Gregg College Keyboarding & Document Processing  (Lessons 1-60)

Home Version, Ober 10E 2007 Update


Storage media: USB flash drive


Hardware & Software Requirements:


Regular and reliable access to a computer with at least the following:


  • 500 MHz processor or higher
  • 56K modem (broadband recommended)
  • Internet Service Provider
  • Netscape 7.0 or Internet Explorer 6.0
  • CD-ROM Drive


Course Competencies and Objectives:


Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:


1.      Operate the keyboard efficiently.

2.      Keyboard sentences and paragraphs efficiently.


Major Course Topics:


1.      Keyboarding: The Alphabet

2.      Keyboarding: The Numbers

3.      Keyboarding: The Symbols


Grade Calculation Method:


Timed Writings

Theory Test




=          70 percent

=          30 percent

          100 percent



Prepared by: Administrative Office Technology Faculty             Date written or revised: June 2008



Tri-County Technical College

Course Syllabus Approval Form


Course Prefix and Number: AOT 101


Course Title: Introduction to Keyboarding (On-line Course)


Syllabus prepared by: Administrative Office Technology Faculty


Date written or revised: June 2008


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                     (Dean, Business and Public Services)                (Date)