This course focuses on an introduction to computer keyboarding skills. Students will develop proper keyboarding techniques through an emphasis on developing a touch typing system of striking keys using accuracy, speed and control. Coverage of alphabetic, numeric, symbol and command keys will be introduced. Emphasis on posture and the awareness of current ergonomic requirements will be included. Drills will focus on developing proper keyboarding techniques, employing touch-typing, accuracy, speed, character spacing, and formatting documents. The ongoing acquisition of business communication skills will be integrated throughout the course.