CTRP 3373 - Computer Aided Transcription, 3 Credits

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Level: Lower

This course will teach the student how the computer works with the shorthand writing machine to produce an instantaneous transcript using realtime translation. The course includes computer concepts and terminology and basic file management, saving, editing, and printing. This course will take the student from the basics of a computer application software program to a more advanced level of understanding and appreciation. The goal of the CAT course is to integrate computer concepts and English punctuation rules to produce an accurate and saleable work product. Students will review basic punctuation rules and apply them to transcript production.