Keyboard and Mouse Skills
BR Thomas, Teacher, Davis Adult School
Computer & Business Education
This class is designed for beginners as well as those needing improvement in overall typing skills, including speed and accuracy. Students at all levels of typing skills may enroll in this course. Class will be taught in a Windows PC computer lab. The curriculum includes learning the alphabetic keyboard, numbers, proofreading and how to effectively use a mouse. Good keyboard and mouse skills will help you to become a more comfortable and efficient computer user.
Students will receive a certificate with the typing speed that they achieve at the end of the course. Some jobs with the State of California require a typing speed of 40 words per minute or greater. Typing skills are also required for jobs with many other government or private sector employers.
Classroom courses. Computers
Introduction 1 covers the basics of working with Windows PCs.