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Ten-Key Proficiency BSAD 264 to the orientation for the ten-key class! This presentation gives you important information about the course. Press enter to go to next slide
Course Information (press enter to continue) 0.5 unit of credit 5-week course 3-4 hours per week required in lab TBA means you can attend class during the days and times that are convenient for you within the scheduled lab hours (posted in lab) Must meet weekly progress goals
The Progress Folder The progress folder is your roadmap through the course ALWAYS remains in the lab file cabinet (please do not take folder home) Highlights all course information Lesson procedures Testing The small print
Attendance Requirements Attendance is taken on the computer as you enter the lab. Login and logout every time you attend class using your student ID number. 30-minute minimum each session for system to track your time in the lab. 3-4 hours per week required
Progress Requirements Weekly completion dates will be given to you at the end of this orientation based on today’s date. If you need to put off starting your ten-key class for any reason, let the teacher aide know. Otherwise you will be dropped for unsatisfactory progress. Ahead of schedule is very GOOD! Behind schedule is not good!
What If I’m Absent??? If you are out for more than one week, you need to contact us so we can make a notation in our files. 395-4661 If you are absent and don’t let us know, you may be dropped or receive an “F” grade. It is very important that you maintain good attendance and progress!
Lesson Procedure Click the computer calculator icon on the desktop to enter the program. Follow all text instructions printed in BLUE. Ignore all PINK instructions.
More Lesson Procedures Complete all assignments on Progress Folder. Repeat any exercise with more than 6 errors. (Check totals—not individual entries—with answer sheet provided.) Ask instructor to sign off when assignment is complete. (Put up the YELLOW tent!) Save tape only if instructor is unable to sign off lesson right away. PLEASE DO PRINT ANY EXERCISES! PLEASE DO NOT PRINT ANY EXERCISES!
Testing & Grading PRACTICE TEST When all exercises are completed satisfactorily, ask for the PRACTICE TEST. Take the practice test twice. (8 minutes each—may take more than twice to prepare for the final exam.) The grading scale for course is printed on the inside of your progress folder. Grade is based on total strokes in 8 minutes.
Course Contract Read the small print on your progress folder carefully. This is your contract about completing the course. Attendance hours per week are REQUIRED! Course Contract I understand that I must attend class a minimum of five hours per week and complete the weekly course assignments and tests as stated on the progress record. If I fall five hours behind or do not make satisfactory progress, I may be dropped from the course without notice or may receive an “F” grade. The hours I will attend are: Student Signature____________ Phone__________________
Completion Dates Remember to sign and date the Course Contract on your folder. Give your progress folder to the teacher aide for your completion dates. Students with disabilities who believe they may need accommodations in this class are encouraged to contact Disabled Student Programs & Services located at Student Services Building, 1st Floor, Counseling Center (661-395-4334), as soon as possible to better ensure such accommodations are implemented in a timely fashion.
End of Orientation Again we welcome you to the Office Technology lab and the ten-key class. We want you to be successful and we’re here to help…. If you have just ask an instructor or the teacher aide. Good luck in ten-key!