Keyboarding And Applications

Keyboarding and Applications is a semester-long elective that teaches students keyboarding skills, technical skills, effective communication skills, and productive work habits. In this course, students will learn about proper keyboarding technique. Once students have been introduced to keyboarding skill, lessons will include daily practice of those skills.

Students will gain an understanding of computer hardware, operating systems, file management, and the Internet. In addition, they will apply their keyboarding skills and create a variety of business documents, including word processing documents and electronic presentations.

Major Concepts:

  • Computer Hardware

  • Keyboarding

  • Computer Operating Systems

  • Word Processing

  • Presentation Technology

  • Internet

  • Communication Skills

Grade 6-8
One Semester