ERIC Number: EJ536076
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Dundon, F. J.; Holliday, P. M.
Aspects of Educational and Training Technology Series, v25 p109-11 1992
To determine if initial keyboard training resulted in more effective use of capital investment, two groups were tested: one received keyboard training using a manual typewriter, the other trained in word processing on a computer. Keyboarding was tested before and after and student attitudes were surveyed. Concluded that keyboard training is cost effective, increasing proficiency by 150% for beginners. (PEN)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
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Note: In: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Educational and Training Technology (25th, Wales, England, April 2-5, 1991); see IR 018 123.