The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
    SUNY Broome Community College
  Jan 24, 2018
Website Catalog
[Add to Portfolio]

BIT 100 - Keyboarding I

Development of basic keyboarding techniques and skill building activities in order to attain speed and accuracy in keying exact copy by touch for 5 minutes with a maximum of 5 errors.

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

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

1.  Operate the computer keyboard by touch.
2.  Assume proper position at the computer for ease of operation and to minimize fatigue.
3.  Demonstrate developed skill, accuracy, and confidence in using the computer keyboard and software.
4.  Demonstrate developed rhythmic, even stroking.
5.  Have completed and submitted all lessons and supplementary drills in appropriate learning management system in order to achieve maximum success.
6.  Have submitted TWO acceptable timings at a minimum speed of 21 gross words per minute with 3 or fewer errors for 3 minutes.
7.  Have submitted TWO acceptable timings at a minimum speed of 31 net words per minute with 5 or fewer errors for 5 minutes.
8.  Apply proofreading techniques.  Any timed writing copy containing proofreading errors will not be considered for credit.

[Add to Portfolio]