Keyboarding/Office Technology
 




Skillbuilding: Building Speed and Accuracy on the Keyboard,
Third Edition

0-07-829801-6
© 2003
299 pages


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  • Product Description

    The revision of this text focuses on meeting the needs of both the quarter and semester course unit of instruction through special menu choices in the software. The course and lesson plans are outlined in the text. This revision, therefore, is an efficient tool of study for those customers currently using the 9th Edition of Gregg College Keyboarding and Document Processing and who need additional time to build higher levels of speed and accuracy.

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    Features:

    • Measure keyboarding speed and accuracy at the outset of the Skilibuilding program by typing the Course Entry Timing.
    • Determine specific keyboarding problems by analyzing the results of the Diagnostic Tests that appear at the beginning of sections 2 and 12 of the program.
    • Select appropriate Practice Lessons based on diagnostic tests, personal choice of lessons, or teacher-prescribed lessons.
    • Establish a skill-improvement goal for each practice lesson by typing the Lesson Pretest.
    • Provide specially designed Skillbuilding Exercises in a prescribed manner.
    • Determine whether or not the practice goal has been achieved for each lesson by typing the Lesson Posttest.
    • Measure overall skill-development progress at regular intervals during the Skillbuilding course by typing special Progress Check Timings and at the end of the course by typing the Course Exit Timing.


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    Table of Contents:

    Section 1

    Section 2

    Section 3

    Section 4

    Section 5

    Section 6

    Section 7

    Section 8


    Section 9

    Section 10

    Section 11

    Section 12


    Section 13

    Section 14


    Section 15

    Section 16

    Section 17

    Section 18
    COURSE ENTRY AND EXIT
       Skill Evaluation Timing
    ALPHABET PRACTICE
       Diagnostic Timing Lessons 1-26
    INDIVIDUAL FINGER PRACTICE
       Lessons 27-31
    WORD-LEVEL KEYSTROKING PRACTICE
       Lessons 32-36
    FREQUENTLY USED WORDS PRACTICE
       Lessons 37-41
    HORIZONTAL/VERTICAL REACHES PRACTICE
       Lessons 42-51
    WORD FAMILY PRACTICE
       Lessons 52-56
    CONCENTRATION PRACTICE
       Lessons 57-61
       Lessons 62-66
    FREQUENTLY MISSPELLED WORDS PRACTICE
       Lessons 67-71
    ALTERNATE-HAND WORDS PRACTICE
       Lessons 72-76
    DOUBLE-LETTER WORDS PRACTICE
       Lessons 77- 81
    RIGHT-HAND AND LEFT-HAND WORDS PRACTICE
       Diagnostic Timings
       Lessons 82-91
    PUNCTUATION PRACTICE
       Lessons 92-96
    NUMBER PRACTICE
       Entry and Exit Timings
       Lessons 97-106
    SYMBOL PRACTICE
       Lessons 107-111
    KEYPAD PRACTICE
       Lessons 112-116
    PROGRESS CHECK TIMINGS
       Timings 1-35
    PACING PRACTICE
       Placement Timing
       Pacings 20wpm through 120wpm


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    Ancillaries:

    Student Materials
       Home Study Package Text w CD
    Instructor Materials
       Instructor’s Manual and Key
       Instructor’s Software Users Guide
       Campus Software Package
       Upgrade Software Package

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