PROGRAM CODE: 1C31331
The Proofreading Certificate provides the student with the necessary knowledge, skills, and background to work in the field of court reporting as a proofreader. To earn a certificate, a student must complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50 percent of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 20 units.
|Required courses are listed in suggested sequence (20 units):|
|CTRP 040 C||Beginning Machine Shorthand Theory||3|
|CTRP 041 C||Court Reporting Theory Review||3|
|CTRP 073AC||Spelling for Modern Business||1|
|CTRP 073BC||Punctuation for Court Report.||1|
|CTRP 073CC||Formatting, Style and Usage||1|
|CTRP 067 C||Basic Vocabulary Development||2|
|CTRP 068 C||Advanced Vocabulary Development||1.5|
|BUS 055 C||Business English||3|
|CTRP 093 C||Information Technology-CTRP||2|
|CTRP 086 C||Internship - Proofreading||1.5|
Program Student Learning Outcomes:
OUTCOME 1: Acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to work one-on-one with a court, deposition, or hearing reporter proofreading transcripts. Special emphasis is required in formatting, proofreading, basic and advanced vocabulary, punctuation, and spelling. These skills are necessary for employment as a proofreader.