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Federal Prison · Business and Technology · Information Management - POFT

Beginning Keyboarding
POFT-1329

  • Summer I 2021
  • Section F04 CRN-31298
  • 3 Credits
  • 06/07/2021 to 08/09/2021
  • Modified 05/27/2021

Meeting Times

 

Type Time Days Where Date Range Schedule Type Instructors
Class 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm MW Federal Prison Camp Jun 07, 2021 - Aug 09, 2021 Lecture Juan Saldua (P)E-mail

 

Contact Information

Professor:  John Saldua

[email protected]

Description

Skill development in keyboarding techniques. Emphasis on development of acceptable speed and accuracy levels and formatting basic documents.

Requisites

Prerequisites:

Corequisites:

Core Curriculum Statement

This course is not a core curriculum course.

Outcomes

1. Demonstrate keyboarding techniques.

2. Apply proofreading and editing skills.

3. Create basic business documents.

Materials

Keyboarding and Word Processing Essentials, Lessons 1-55: Microsoft® Word 2010 , 18th Edition

Susie H. VanHuss; Connie M. Forde; Donna L. Woo
ISBN-10: 0-538-49538-3
ISBN-13: 978-0-538-49538-7

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Course Requirements

Course requires minimum of timed writings consisting of a minimum of 15% of the grade and a final comprehensive exam that is 20% of the grade.

Evaluation

Lessons 80%
Timed Writings 20%

Criteria

Letter Grade Points
A 900-1000
B 800-899
C 700-799
D 600-699
F 0-599

Blinn College Policies

All policies, guidelines, and procedures in the Blinn College CatalogBlinn College Board Policies, and the Blinn College Administrative Regulations are applicable to this course.

Specific information on civility, attendance, add/drop, scholastic integrity, students with disabilities, final grade appeal, alternative retailers, campus carry and proctoring arrangements and cost.

Notice of any action taken under these protocol and procedures, by Blinn College or its employees, may be delivered by hand, through the U.S. Postal Service, or electronically to the student’s Blinn Buc e-mail account. Notice shall be deemed received upon actual receipt, on deposit in the U.S. Mail, or upon entering the information processing system used by Blinn College for Blinn Buc e-mail accounts, whichever first occurs.

Information about the changes Blinn has made to the May Minimester, Summer I, and Summer II semesters: Back with Blinn.

Course Policies

Tutorials:

Wednesday:  4:00 - 5:15, Friday:  7:30 - 10:00

Schedule

Week Week Content Lessons Points Timed Writing Points Hours
1 7-Jun Module 1 Alphabetic Keys (Lessons 1-13) – begins on pg. 3 130 Timed Writing 1 Goal: 3 minutes, 20 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 45, 18e 20 4.8
2 14-Jun Module 2 Figure and Symbol Keys (Lessons 14-25) – begins on pg. 36 120 Timed Writing 2 Goal: 3 minutes, 22 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 49, 20e 20 4.8
3 21-Jun Module 3 Word 2010 Basics (Lessons 26-31) – begins on pg. 72 60 Timed Writing 3 Goal: 3 minutes, 24 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 58, 25c 20 4.8
4 28-Jun Module 4 Memos and Letters (Lessons 32-37) – begins on pg. 108 60 Timed Writing 4 Goal: 3 minutes, 26 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 72, 26b 20 4.8
5 5-Jul Module 5 Tables (Lessons 38-42) – begins on pg. 135 50 Timed Writing 5 Goal: 3 minutes, 28 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 79, 27b 20 4.8
6 12-Jul Module 6 Reports (Lessons 43-48) – begins on pg. 161 60 Timed Writing 6 Goal: 3 minutes, 30 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 106, 31b 20 4.8
7 19-Jul Module 7 Graphics (Lessons 49-53) – begins on pg. 203 50 Timed Writing 7 Goal: 3 minutes, 32 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 108, 32b 20 4.8
8 26-Jul Module 8 Document Review -  (Lessons 54-55) – begins on pg. 231 20 Timed Writing 8 Goal: 3 minutes, 34 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 120, 34b 20 4.8
9 2-Aug Resume RESUME - Create your own in any format 50 Timed Writing 9 Goal: 3 minutes, 36 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 133, 37b 20 4.8
10 9-Aug Project PROJECT 1 - begins on pg. 241 200 Timed Writing 10 Goal: 3 minutes, 38 wpm, 5 errors or less, p. 135, 38b 20 4.8
    TOTAL POINTS 800   200  
    GRAND TOTAL POINTS     1000 48