2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Dec 08, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OIT 130 - Office Procedures/Keyboarding 1

4 CR
A lecture course designed to prepare the learner for working in the changing office of the 21st century. Keyboarding, office, and clerical responsibilities will be studied and practiced that will emphasize technology, emphasize soft skills, communication skills needed for working in today’s office, the changing nature of work, the changing organizational structures, as well as, critical thinking skills. The learner will also obtain hands-on exposure to the internet and an electronic calendar program. The learner should plan to spend time on the computer outside of class to complete the hands-on portion of the class. [32-32-64] Lab Fee

Requisites: Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55 .
General Education Requirement: Effective Communication - Applied Core
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Key 25 wpm with three (3) or fewer errors.
  2. Demonstrate critical thinking skills in gathering, analyzing, and interpreting facts utilizing problem-solving techniques.
  3. Identify and use effective communication techniques.
  4. Recognize characteristics of an ethical organization and employees.
  5. Manage physical and electronic records.
  6. Utilize effective job search skills including resume, cover letter, and interview techniques.