Practicum in Beginning Machine Shorthand Certificate


This NON-CREDIT Practicum in Beginning Machine Shorthand Certificate will allow students who are interested in employment in law offices, general offices, government offices, and other venues to acquire entry-level skills to perform simple dictation tasks.

Required courses:
CTRP N030CCourt Reporting Lab5-90
CTRP N042CMachine Shorthand Speed Blg 15-90
CTRP N043CMachine Shorthand Speed Blg 25-90
Total Hours:15-270

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

OUTCOME 1: Acquire the necessary basic skills to take dictation at 100 words per minute. The certificate is designed for entry-level work transcribing audio and video tapes in law offices, the court system, and other venues. These skills are necessary in order to seek employment doing basic transcription work.