Apr 21, 2024  
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OAD - 100 Introductory Keyboarding

1.5 Credit(s)
Introductory Keyboarding provides the necessary techniques to keyboard proficiently and accurately by touch to a minimum of 40 wpm. Software used for this course analyzes students’ keyboarding techniques and prescribes practice to help them key faster and with more accuracy. Alphabetic keys, numbers, punctuation and symbols are covered. Students complete various timed writings increasing in length until their final testing time of 3 minutes.


It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the prerequisites for this course. If you do not, or have questions, please contact an educational advisor.

  • Completion of ABT 020  or OAD 020  
  • C in English 12 or equivalent  
  • C in one of Workplace Math 10, Apprenticeship and Workplace Mathematics 10, Essentials Math 10, Foundations of Math 10, or MAT 033 ; or successful math assessment

For information about transferability: BCTransferGuide.ca

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