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BUSN 121: Introduction to Word Processing (3 credits)

Course Description

The course covers proper keyboarding techniques; word processing concepts (Microsoft� Word); and document formatting of letters, memos, tables, reports, and e-mail. Basic file management and operating system functions are included. Keyboarding speed and accuracy are emphasized. (3 hours lecture)

Recommended Preparation: Credit for ENG 21 or ENG 23 or higher.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Key by touch when inputting information (alphabetic, numeric, and symbolic), using proper techniques with accuracy.
  • Use the computer's operating system to manage documents and folders.
  • Produce business documents using word processing software. Produce basic mailable business documents in a timely manner using word processing software.

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