OFT 240 - Office Transcription
An introduction to and development of transcription skills from dictated material. A review of grammar and punctuation along with an emphasis on spelling and word study skills. An introduction to the malleability concept during transcription practice with the goal of malleability in testing situations. Three class hours.
Prerequisites: OFT 111 with a grade of C- or better and OFT 141.
Course Learning Outcomes
1. Develop proficiency in transcription.
2. Analyze different dialects and accents using learned language skills.
3. Evaluate the authenticity of Web sites by applying learned research skills.
4. Continued development of Language art and proofreading skills by recognizing errors in transcripts.
Course Offered Fall and Spring