ERIC Number: ED095332
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
Advanced Dictation and Transcription, Business Education: 7707.31.
The course is constructed to develop speed and accuracy in taking dictation and in transcribing notes; to develop desirable personal traits and awareness of responsibility for proofreading and correcting errors before submitting typewritten transcripts for approval. Course content includes (1) typing technique, (2) typing fundamental skills, (3) shorthand techniques, (4) shorthand fundamental skills, (5) transcription, (6) speed building, and (7) personal traits needed in business. Suggested teaching strategies include penmanship, dictation drills, and other special activities. Resources for students and teachers are specified, and an appendix offers a pretest, pretest key, transcription quizzes, varied test formats, and final evaluation test form and key. (MW)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.