ERIC Number: ED234873
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Machine Transcription. A Developed Course Encompassing the Competencies Identified in the Administrative Area of the Secretarial Science Technology Task Analysis.
Rubinstein, Shirley B.
An outline for a course in developing speed and accuracy in transcribing dictation from machine to typewriter is presented. The instructional objectives are: (1) to improve language arts skills and proofreading competencies; (2) to acquire occupational abilities; and (3) to develop an awareness of word processing career opportunities and an understanding of the value and importance of machine transcription in business today. The course is organized into two units with student performance objectives listed for each. The first unit covers grammar, punctuation, spelling, and proofreading; the second covers machine transcription. A list of suggested instructor and student materials, an explanation of the student evaluation system, sample test questions, and a short bibliography are included. (JW)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Stark Technical Coll., Canton, OH.
Identifiers: Machine Transcription; PF Project; Proofreading
Note: Nineteen pages of the original document contained copyrighted handouts and test questions and have not been reproduced here.