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(OST) Office Systems Technology

OST 111 - Computer Keyboarding with Word Processing Applications (3 credits)
Develops basic keyboarding skills. Students learn the keyboard and basics of word processing including proper formatting procedures for letters, memos, reports, and tables. Skill goal is 30 to 45 words per minute for three minutes with three or fewer errors. 2 lecture/2 laboratory hours
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OST 219 - Word Processing Concepts and Applications (3 credits)
Prerequisite: OST 111 with a minimum C grade or equivalent keyboarding proficiency
Students develop proficiency in a wide range of word processing functions using Microsoft Word software. Covers generic concepts pertinent to all word processing software, as well as correct document formatting. 2 lecture/2 laboratory hours
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